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roomer

roomer

noun room·er \ˈrü-mər, ˈr-\

: a person who pays rent to live in a house with its owner

Full Definition of ROOMER

:  one who occupies a rented room in another's house

Examples of ROOMER

  1. <the new owners took in roomers to help pay for the house>

First Known Use of ROOMER

circa 1871

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