hall of residence

Definition of hall of residence

formal, British
:a place where students live at a college or university

Word by Word Definitions

hall play
  1. : the castle or house of a medieval king or noble

  2. : the chief living room in such a structure

  3. : the manor house of a landed proprietor

residence play
  1. : the act or fact of dwelling in a place for some time

  2. : the act or fact of living or regularly staying at or in some place for the discharge of a duty or the enjoyment of a benefit

  3. : the place where one actually lives as distinguished from one's domicile or a place of temporary sojourn


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