roomer


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room·er

 (ro͞o′mər, ro͝om′ər)
n.
One who rents a room or rooms in which to live; a lodger.

room•er

(ˈru mər, ˈrʊm ər)

n.
a person who lives in a rented room.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.roomer - a tenant in someone's houseroomer - a tenant in someone's house    
renter, tenant - someone who pays rent to use land or a building or a car that is owned by someone else; "the landlord can evict a tenant who doesn't pay the rent"
Translations

roomer

[ˈrʊməʳ] N (US) → inquilino/a m/f

roomer

n (US) → Untermieter(in) m(f)
References in classic literature ?
He now let go the sail, with the result that he was drifted toward the far shore, where are black shadows he knew not the dangers of, but suspected them, and so once more hoisted his night-gown and went roomer of the shadows until he caught a favouring wind, which bore him westward, but at so great a speed that he was like to be broke against the bridge.
delectable newspaper Trinity, the Roomer, the Bedder, and the Mealer.
At command of Hastings, the jib ran down, and he shot the Roomer into the wind, losing way, until he called, "Let go the hook
Sometimes she had no work at night, and then she would sit on the steps of the high stoop with the other roomers.
There was rejoicing among the gentlemen roomers whenever Miss Leeson had time to sit on the steps for an hour or two.
Parker's roomers sat thus one summer's evening, Miss Leeson looked up into the firmament and cried with her little gay laugh:
Sometimes her curious roomers would ask her what the doctor said to her.
In general, a consumer unit consists of any of the following: (1) all members of a particular household who are related by blood, marriage, adoption, or some other legal arrangement; (2) a person living alone or sharing a household with others or living as a roomer in a private home or lodging house or in permanent living quarters in a hotel or motel, but who is financially independent; (3) two or more persons living together who use their incomes to make joint expenditure decisions.
And she's drawn into the plight of fellow roomer Claire (Joely Richardson), a widowed French war bride who's pregnant by good-natured garage owner Rick (Jay O.
Robert Roomer, Commercial Director of Group 2000, commented, "Our partnership with Syntellect allows us to provide unique value-added solutions for e-businesses interested in implementing interactive media response and advanced speech recognition as one of their marketing and customer service channels.
In general, a consumer unit consists of (1) all members of a particular household who are related by blood, marriage, adoption, or some other legal arrangement; (2) a person living alone or sharing a household with others or living as a roomer in a private home or lodging house or in permanent living quarters in a hotel or motel, but who is financially independent; or (3) two or more persons living together who use their incomes to make joint expenditure decisions.
When the family's roomer (Olle Sarri), a student who is almost 30, joins the partying, some of the girls take a fancy to him.