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dorm

 (dôrm)
n. Informal
A dormitory.

dorm

(dɔːm)
n
informal short for dormitory

dorm

(dɔrm)

n.
a dormitory.
[1895–1900; by shortening]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.dorm - a college or university building containing living quarters for studentsdorm - a college or university building containing living quarters for students
building, edifice - a structure that has a roof and walls and stands more or less permanently in one place; "there was a three-story building on the corner"; "it was an imposing edifice"
hall of residence - a university dormitory
living quarters, quarters - housing available for people to live in; "he found quarters for his family"; "I visited his bachelor quarters"
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'I am Yvonne, the daughter of Earl Dorm of the Hills,' said the damsel,
Earl Dorm of the Hills, was a small, elderly man, with what Agravaine considered a distinctly furtive air about him.
The retinue of Earl Dorm was not strong numerically--the household being, to judge from appearances, one that had seen better days; but it struck Agravaine that what it lacked in numbers it made up in toughness.
'Ah, yes, the dragon,' said Earl Dorm, 'I was forgetting the dragon.
Dinner at Earl Dorm's was no lunch-counter scuffle.
Small-talk, it seemed, was not an art cultivated in any great measure by the lower orders in the employment of Earl Dorm.
Summary: We asked UAE students if they preferred dorms or apartments while studying at university
The new dorms are part of a push to improve teaching quality and facilities, to give the students the best opportunity to excel in the classroom and beyond, said Lunghwa University President Ko Tzu-Hsiang.
So it was "shocking" for him to learn that no Texas law prevented sex offenders from living in campus dorms - and even more upsetting when a constituent came to his office to tell him that at her out-of-state college, she had been forced to live down the hall from a student who had sexually assaulted her the year before.
These dorms are seen to open up living space to office workers at P5,500 to P6,000 per person per month.
Upgraded dorms will help attract highly qualified students, while at the same time advancing the university's goal of improving student retention and graduation rates.
Construction of Dolphin Dorms, the 277-bed residential building.