noun inn·keep·er \ˈin-ˌkē-pər\

: a person who owns or manages an inn

Full Definition of INNKEEPER

:  a proprietor of an inn
:  hotelman

Examples of INNKEEPER

  1. <the innkeeper was a very genial, accommodating host>

First Known Use of INNKEEPER

15th century

Related to INNKEEPER

Other Job Terms

factotum, milliner, ostler, scrivener, tinker, webster, wordsmith
INNKEEPER Defined for Kids


noun inn·keep·er \ˈin-ˌkē-pər\

Definition of INNKEEPER for Kids

:  the person who runs an inn


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