1. [syn: dwelling, home, domicile, abode, habitation, dwelling house]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Dwelling \Dwell"ing\, n.
Habitation; place or house in which a person lives; abode;
Hazor shall be a dwelling for dragons. --Jer. xlix.
God will deign
To visit oft the dwellings of just men. --Milton.
Philip's dwelling fronted on the street. --Tennyson.
Dwelling house, a house intended to be occupied as a
residence, in distinction from a store, office, or other
Dwelling place, place of residence.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
n 1: housing that someone is living in; "he built a modest
dwelling near the pond"; "they raise money to provide homes
for the homeless" [syn: dwelling, home, domicile,
abode, habitation, dwelling house]