noun land·la·dy \ˈland-ˌlā-dē\

: a woman who owns a house, apartment, etc., and rents it to other people

: a woman who runs an inn, pub, or rooming house

Full Definition of LANDLADY

:  a woman who is a landlord

First Known Use of LANDLADY

circa 1536
LANDLADY Defined for Kids


noun land·la·dy \ˈland-ˌlā-dē\
plural land·la·dies

Definition of LANDLADY for Kids

:  a woman who owns land or houses that she rents
:  a woman who runs an inn or rooming house


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