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bedsit

(ˈbɛdˌsɪt)
n
(Social Welfare) a furnished sitting room containing sleeping accommodation and sometimes cooking and washing facilities. Also called: bedsitter, bedsitting room or bed-sitting room
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bedsit - a furnished sitting room with sleeping accommodations (and some plumbing)bedsit - a furnished sitting room with sleeping accommodations (and some plumbing)
apartment, flat - a suite of rooms usually on one floor of an apartment house
Translations
garsonka
lejet værelse
kalustettu yksiö
jednosobni stan
ワンルームのアパート
침실 겸 거실
enrummare
buồng vừa để ngủ vừa để tiếp khách

bedsit

[ˈbɛdsɪt] n (British)chambre f meublée, studio mbedsitter [ˈbɛdsɪtər] bed-sitting room [bɛdˈsɪtɪŋ] n (British)chambre f meublée, studio m

bedsit(ter)

(inf), bedsitting room (geh)
n (Brit)
(one-room flat) → Einzimmerappartement nt
(rented room) → möbliertes Zimmer
Wohnschlafzimmer nt; (for teenager etc) → Jugendzimmer nt

bedsit

غُرْفَةٌ اِسْتُودِيُو garsonka lejet værelse Einzimmerappartement γκαρσονιέρα estudio amueblado, habitación amueblada kalustettu yksiö chambre de bonne jednosobni stan monolocale ワンルームのアパート 침실 겸 거실 zit-slaapkamer hybel kawalerka estúdio, quitinete жилая комната enrummare ห้องเดี่ยวที่รวมเป็นทั้งห้องนอนและนั่งเล่น kiralık oda buồng vừa để ngủ vừa để tiếp khách 卧室兼起居室
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Some residents said some of the bedsitters in the building were already booked and set to be occupied next month.
The 17th century showpiece chapel has been unchanged since 1742, and is still in regular use, although the bedsitters showed serious signs of overall decay.
I left after six; and for many years afterwards in England, falling asleep in bedsitters with the electric fire on, I had been awakened by the nightmare that I was back in tropical Trinidad.
It is, as he ruefiffly notes, "the London of crowds trudging to work, of cold and rain, of bedsitters with curtainless windows and forty-watt bulbs" (63).
At that time more young women were leaving home to move into bedsitters and therefore taking control of their own lives.
Sally Davies, development manager for housing at Newport Council, said: "The majority of long-term voids are sheltered flats or bedsitters.
The four-star hotel, adjoining the bTine baths, was earlier this year the subject of a scheme to convert part of the premises into flats and bedsitters for single people.