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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A shelter for use by hikers for staying overnight.

Usage examples (35)
  • We stayed in a hostel while we visited the mountain town.
  • So I called the hostel and asked if she'd checked in.
  • Our hostel is surrounded by shopping malls and gas stations.
  • I attend pujas in hostel when I have to, or when there is free food. for more
Tutoring comment
  • The young travelers at the "hostel" (inexpensive lodging usually for young people who are traveling) were friendly, not "hostile" (showing ill will or a strong dislike).
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