boarding-house

boardinghouse

[bawr-ding-hous, bohr-]
noun, plural boardinghouses [bawr-ding-hou-ziz, bohr-] .
a house at which board or board and lodging may be obtained for payment.
Also, boarding house.


Origin:
1720–30

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To boarding-house
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature