mother-in-law apartment

noun

Definition of mother-in-law apartment

US
:a small apartment that is part of or next to a house and that is used especially as a place for an older relative to live

Word by Word Definitions

mother-in-law play
  1. : the mother of one's spouse

  2. : stepmother

apartment play
  1. : a room or set of rooms fitted especially with housekeeping facilities and usually leased as a dwelling

  2. : a building containing several individual apartments


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