roommate

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noun room·mate \ ˈrüm-ˌmāt , ˈru̇m- \

Definition of roommate

:one of two or more persons sharing the same room or living quarters called also room*ie\ˈrü-mē, ˈru̇-\

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First Known Use of roommate

1770


ROOMMATE Defined for English Language Learners

roommate

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Definition of roommate for English Language Learners

  • : a person who shares a room, apartment, or house with someone else


ROOMMATE Defined for Kids

roommate

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noun room·mate \ ˈrüm-ˌmāt , ˈru̇m- \

Definition of roommate for Students

:one of two or more people sharing a room or dwelling


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