housemate

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noun house·mate \ˈhau̇s-ˌmāt\

Definition of housemate

  1. :  a person who lives in the same house with another

Examples of housemate in a sentence

  1. In college, she lived in a house off campus with five housemates.

  2. The TV belongs to my housemate.

Circa 1810

First Known Use of housemate

circa 1810


HOUSEMATE Defined for English Language Learners

housemate

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noun house·mate \ˈhau̇s-ˌmāt\

Definition of housemate for English Language Learners

  • : a person who lives in the same house with another person but is not a part of that person's family


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