Examples of hostel in a Sentence
in the old days, a traveler could spend the night at one of the hostels placed along the coach route
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Other hostels focus on gay and lesbian refugees, lone men or unaccompanied minors.
The city is filled with a number of hotels of various types, from hostels to luxury properties.
Staying in sometimes squalid hostels, trying to sleep in the cheap seats on overnight trains, and picnicking across Europe — bread rolls with peanut butter for me and Vegemite for him.
The worst fire disaster occurred in 1989 when 27 female students at a private Islamic school in Kedah state died when fire gutted the school and eight wooden hostels.
Police informed Alisa that the employees gave various reports of when Jesse arrived and left the hostel.
Later in the trip, the group snuck out of a Paris hostel to see the Folies Bergere, a popular cabaret music hall featuring almost nude dancers, Figge Fox said.
The worst disaster occurred in 1989 when 27 female students at an Islamic school in Kedah state died when fire gutted the school and eight wooden hostels.
The same year saw more than 3,500 attacks on refugees and refugee hostels, leaving 560 people injured including 43 children, according to a government document.
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Origin and Etymology of hostel
First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
Synonymsauberge, caravansary (or caravanserai), hospice, hotel, hostelry, inn, lodge, public house, tavern
Related WordsB and B, bed-and-breakfast, guesthouse; apartment hotel; accommodations, lodgings, rest; court, motel, motor court, motor inn, motor lodge, resort, spa, tourist court, youth hostel; camp, campground; bunkhouse, dorm, dormitory; boardinghouse, lodging house, rooming house; doss-house [chiefly British], fleabag, flophouse
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