Origin of rooming house
Examples from the Web for rooming house
He ran all the way back to Lucy's house, threw down the key he had got from her, and then went to his own rooming-house.The Winning Clue|James Hay, Jr.
Later she was dressing to go out, when the back door of the rooming-house opened and the man from Kentucky bulged in the doorway.News Writing|M. Lyle Spencer
A rooming-house, by the way, is a kind of boarding-house but with no accommodation for meals.Across America by Motor-cycle|C. K. Shepherd
At Lulu's rooming-house they lingered again, talking in subdued tones on the brownstone stoop.Just Around the Corner|Fannie Hurst
But Church Street and the rooming-house and the livery-stable—they had been her very self.Clark's Field|Robert Herrick