hangout

[hang-out]
noun Informal.
a place where a person frequently visits, especially for socializing or recreation.

Origin:
1850–55, Americanism; noun use of verb phrase hang out

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hangout definition

[ˈhæŋɑʊt]
  1. n.
    a place to loaf or hang (around). : I dropped by one of his favorite hangouts, but he wasn't there.
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
Copyright 2007. Published by McGraw-Hill Education.
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Example sentences
It could have been more of that predation or shared hangout that let the two
  louse lineages reunite.
The owner of the teenage hangout finally had to unplug the jukebox because it
  got to be too much for some people.
The new and improve pea arbor makes a shady hangout for the chickens.
Have it with the ribs in this old mansion-turned-skiers'-hangout and inn.
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