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boardinghouse

noun board·ing·house \ˈbr-diŋ-ˌhas\

: a house where people pay to live and have daily meals

Full Definition of BOARDINGHOUSE

:  a lodging house at which meals are provided

First Known Use of BOARDINGHOUSE

1680
BOARDINGHOUSE Defined for Kids

boardinghouse

noun board·ing·house \ˈbr-diŋ-ˌhas\

Definition of BOARDINGHOUSE for Kids

:  a house at which people are given meals and often a place to live

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