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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. a house where rooms are rented;
[syn: lodging house, rooming house]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Lodging \Lodg"ing\, n. 1. The act of one who, or that which, lodges. [1913 Webster] 2. A place of rest, or of temporary habitation; esp., a sleeping apartment; -- often in the plural with a singular meaning. --Gower. [1913 Webster] Wits take lodgings in the sound of Bow. --Pope. [1913 Webster] 3. Abiding place; harbor; cover. [1913 Webster] Fair bosom . . . the lodging of delight. --Spenser. [1913 Webster] Lodging house, a house where lodgings are provided and let. Lodging room, a room in which a person lodges, esp. a hired room. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

lodging house n 1: a house where rooms are rented [syn: lodging house, rooming house]