lodging house


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lodging house

n
a private home providing accommodation and meals for lodgers

room′ing house`


n.
a house with furnished rooms to rent.

lodging house

rooming house
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.lodging house - a house where rooms are rentedlodging house - a house where rooms are rented  
accommodation - living quarters provided for public convenience; "overnight accommodations are available"
dosshouse, flophouse - a cheap lodging house
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"
Translations

lodging house

nPension f

lodging house

n (Brit) → casa con camere in affitto
References in classic literature ?
One morning the servant of the lodging house brought to Ginevra's room a number of trunks and packages containing stuffs, linen, clothes, and a great quantity of other articles necessary for a young wife in setting up a home of her own.
He had not far to go; he knew indeed how many steps it was from the gate of his lodging house: exactly seven hundred and thirty.
Once he got drunk and was taken to a police station where a police magistrate frightened him horribly, and once he tried to have an affair with a woman of the town met on the sidewalk before his lodging house. The woman and Enoch walked together three blocks and then the young man grew afraid and ran away.
Carfry, dearest," Archer said; and his wife looked at him with an anxious frown across the monumental Britannia ware of their lodging house breakfast-table.
"Room eight-seven, Clay street, the Bowhead Lodging House, you know the place, entrance just around the corner from the Bowhead Saloon.
(Alice had been to the seaside once in her life, and had come to the general conclusion, that wherever you go to on the English coast you find a number of bathing machines in the sea, some children digging in the sand with wooden spades, then a row of lodging houses, and behind them a railway station.) However, she soon made out that she was in the pool of tears which she had wept when she was nine feet high.
Distressed residents at the old people's unit at the Royal Alexandra Infirmary annexe, who feared that they might be sent to the Arthur Street Lodging House by Paisley Town Council, made a special plea to the burgh's MP Mr John Robertson, we reported in August 1974.
De Guzman was neutralized inside a lodging house in Barangay Bacayao at about 4:45 a.m.
on Saturday, May 18, inside the room of a lodging house situated at Rizal St., Barangay Washington, Surigao City where the transaction transpired.
WHEN a widow died after being kicked by a fellow lodging house tenant, doubts over her health led to him being acquitted at his trial.
He said in a statement that the police raided the lodging house at 4.30pm and found the 28-year-old kidnap victim tied up and guarded by the three Pakistan nationals in a room.
The student, whose identity was withheld upon the family's request, was found dead on Friday at a lodging house in Malate, Manila.