cold-water flat

[ kohld-waw-ter, -wot-er ]
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nounChiefly Northeastern U.S.
  1. (formerly) an apartment provided with only cold running water, often in a building with no central heating.

Origin of cold-water flat

First recorded in 1940–45

Words Nearby cold-water flat Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024