apartment


apartment

noun

Definition of APARTMENT

1
a room or set of rooms in a private house or a block used as a separate dwelling place <a spacious six-room apartment that occupies the entire upper floor of a two-family house>
Synonyms diggings [chiefly British], digs, flat [chiefly British], lodgings, suite, tenement
2
an area within a building that has been set apart from surrounding space by a wall <the museum sets aside this large central apartment to display special exhibitions>

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