Examples of apartment in a Sentence
We lived in an apartment for several years before buying a house.
a spacious six-room apartment that occupies the entire upper floor of a two-family house
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Antoine Roston took over his care, setting him up in a nearby apartment, putting in an extra bed so someone could stay with him overnight.
Two children who were pulled from a fire in a second-floor apartment in the Rancho Bernardo community have died, police said today.
With an application for asylum in the U.S. pending, Guo has settled into a $67.5 million apartment overlooking Central Park, which is reportedly furnished with crystal chandeliers and a large Lego model of London Bridge.
Land said police had targeted the apartment and its occupants after learning drugs were being sold at the home.
Police said there was a party at one of the apartments and witnesses said there was a confrontation between several people at the party and one person took off running.
Sales of houses and apartments in the best districts rose less than 0.5 percent in the third quarter compared with a year earlier.
That plan calls for 12 loft-style apartments and one or more street-level shops.
And now, the New York Post reports that Queen B quietly sold a New York City apartment in August.
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Origin and Etymology of apartment
First Known Use: 1641See Words from the same year
Synonymsdiggings [chiefly British], digs, flat [chiefly British], lodgings, suite, tenement
Related Wordsbed-sitter (also bedsit or bed-sitting-room) [British], cohousing, condo, condominium, duplex, duplex apartment, efficiency, efficiency apartment, flatlet [British], floor-through, garden apartment, granny flat [chiefly British], maisonette, penthouse, railroad flat, salon, saloon [chiefly British], studio, studio apartment, triplex, walk-up; gallery, wing; apartment building, apartment house, tenement house
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