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In British English, a flat is a set of rooms for living in, usually on one floor of a large building.
In American English, a set of rooms like this is usually called an apartment.
In British English, a large building containing flats is usually called a block of flats.
In American English, and sometimes in British English, it is called an apartment building or an apartment block.
|Noun||1.||apartment - a suite of rooms usually on one floor of an apartment house|
bedsit, bedsitter, bedsitting room - a furnished sitting room with sleeping accommodations (and some plumbing)
cold-water flat - an apartment without modern conveniences
duplex apartment, duplex - an apartment having rooms on two floors that are connected by a staircase
efficiency apartment - a furnished apartment with a kitchenette and bathroom
flatlet - a tiny flat
kitchenette - small kitchen
maisonette, maisonnette - a self-contained apartment (usually on two floors) in a larger house and with its own entrance from the outside
penthouse - an apartment located on the top floors of a building
railroad flat - an apartment whose rooms are all in a line with doors between them
rooms, suite - apartment consisting of a series of connected rooms used as a living unit (as in a hotel)
apartment[əˈpɑːrtmənt] n (US) → appartement m, logement mapartment building apartment block, apartment house (US) n → immeuble m, maison f divisée en appartementsapartment complex n → complexe m immobilier
apartment→ شَقَّة byt lejlighed Wohnung διαμέρισμα apartamento, departamento, piso asunto appartement stan appartamento アパート, フラット 아파트, 아파트식 주거지 appartement, flat leilighet mieszkanie apartamento квартира lägenhet แฟลต, อพาร์ตเมนต์ apartman dairesi, daire căn hộ 公寓, 公寓住宅
- We're looking for an apartment
- We've reserved an apartment in the name of ... (US)
We've booked an apartment in the name of ... (UK)
- Could you show us around the apartment?