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efficiency apartment

noun

Simple Definition of efficiency apartment

  • : a small apartment that usually includes furniture and has a small and simple kitchen area

Full Definition of efficiency apartment

  1. :  a small usually furnished apartment with minimal kitchen and bath facilities

1930

First Known Use of efficiency apartment

1930


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