houseroom

noun
house·​room | \ ˈhau̇s-ˌrüm How to pronounce houseroom (audio) , -ˌru̇m \

Definition of houseroom

: space for accommodation in or as if in a house given houseroom by a family all too eager to have a celebrity in their midst— Walter Kerr

First Known Use of houseroom

1556, in the meaning defined above

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“Houseroom.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/houseroom. Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.

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