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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A private residence that provides accommodations and meals for paying guests.

Usage examples (37)
  • The boardinghouse will be the fourth door on your left.
  • She goes to a boardinghouse, which is run by an Irish landlady.
  • Sometimes he called the boardinghouse and asked Mrs. O’Toole if he could speak with Theodora.
  • The bedroom at the top of the boardinghouse was a loft with two windows that looked up to the sky. for more
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