bachelor apartment


noun

US and Canadian a flat consisting of one room that is used as a sitting room and bedroom, as well as a kitchenette and a bathroom

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Example sentences from the Web for bachelor apartment

  • They put the roadster in the garage at the rear of the bachelor-apartment house, and then ascended to Verbecks apartment.

    The Black Star|Johnston McCulley
  • On the floor, bound hand and foot, and gagged, was the night clerk of the bachelor-apartment house.

    The Black Star|Johnston McCulley