[ roo-mer, room-er ]
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  1. a person who lives in a rented room; lodger.

Origin of roomer

An Americanism dating back to 1870–75; room + -er1

Words Nearby roomer Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use roomer in a sentence

  • As he stood watching, the dice passed to Glenview, the intelligent roomer.

    The Forged Note | Oscar Micheaux