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board·ing house

also board·ing·house (bôr′dĭng-hous′)
n.
A house where paying guests are provided with meals and lodging.

boarding house

n
1. a private house in which accommodation and meals are provided for paying guests
2. (Education) Austral a house for boarders at a school. See also house10
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.boarding house - a private house that provides accommodations and meals for paying guestsboarding house - a private house that provides accommodations and meals for paying guests
bed and breakfast, bed-and-breakfast - an overnight boardinghouse with breakfast
house - a dwelling that serves as living quarters for one or more families; "he has a house on Cape Cod"; "she felt she had to get out of the house"
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References in classic literature ?
All the folks who kept the boarding house could tell was that about a year before they had found him lying on their doorstep one morning in an awful condition--his head battered to a jelly almost.
He thought he'd poke round a bit--Captain Jim was always meddlesome, just like a man--and he went to inquiring round among the sailors' boarding houses and places like that, to see if he could find out anything about the crew of the Four Sisters.
The owners of his ship, it seems, had lent him one, in which to carry his heavy chest to his boarding house.
McGinty added that it was impossible for anyone to remain secret at the Union House, and that, therefore, he would be obliged if McMurdo and Scanlan would put the strangers up for a few days in their boarding house.
The boarding house was near the edge of the town, and soon they were at the crossroads which is beyond its boundary.
Summary: Plush boarding house at Swiss International Scientific School in Dubai is only the second such facility in the country
The Boarding House, in Howwood, is hosting its first senior citizens lunch on Tuesday, February 27.
When I was in college some 50 years ago, I spent the last year in a boarding house near University of Santo Tomas.
Alvarez would often have meals at a boarding house in Lancelots Hey run by a Spanish couple, Mr and Mrs Burgas, but he found his compatriots would not offer him any help on the night he committed his murder.
ASCHOOL has been criticised by inspectors for conditions in its boarding house, where pupils' shower with only a thin curtain for privacy and policies to prevent them from sexually exploiting each other are described as "poor".