lodging house

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  1. a house in which rooms are rented, especially a house other than an inn or hotel; rooming house.

Origin of lodging house

First recorded in 1760–70

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How to use lodging house in a sentence

  • This girl was a little servant girl who used to wait on us at the cheap lodging-house where I lived.

    My Wonderful Visit | Charlie Chaplin

British Dictionary definitions for lodging house

lodging house

  1. a private home providing accommodation and meals for lodgers

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