studio apartment

noun

Definition of studio apartment

: a small apartment consisting typically of a main room, kitchenette, and bathroom

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His $36,000 annual salary covers his $1,300-a-month studio apartment and living expenses. Douglas Belkin, WSJ, "College Debt Tensions Strain Families," 9 Jan. 2019 The complex will house three studio apartments along with 16 one-bedroom and 19 two-bedroom units, and the development will have 25 bicycle spaces and a parking lot for 17 cars. Sandra Guy, Chicago Reader, "News / Architecture / Neighborhoods Pullman to get first new residential building in nearly 50 years," 10 July 2018 The two-story house, which comprises a studio apartment and a two-bedroom, will be rented out to formerly homeless families through the housing non-profit Columbus House. Tanay Warerkar, Curbed, "Yale architecture students built this innovative timber home for the formerly homeless," 17 Oct. 2018 Many are your standard studio apartments, often around 450 or 500 square feet. Gene Balk / Fyi Guy, The Seattle Times, "One in 10 Seattle homes have just one room for first time ever," 9 Oct. 2018 The Guild has studio apartments, and one- and two-bedroom units, which are perfect for larger families looking to save money, long-term business travelers, and groups of friends. Meredith Carey, Condé Nast Traveler, "The Guild Is Putting Luxury Hotel Rooms in Apartment Buildings," 9 Oct. 2018 At the recent installation, research assistant Nathaniel Rodrigues surveyed the small studio apartment, filled with the acrylic landscapes that Mr. Moore paints and prescription medicine bottles. Sumathi Reddy, WSJ, "A Tech Test to Keep Seniors in Their Homes Longer," 25 July 2018 In the latest trend, racks of batteries stacked up to the size of studio apartments are being installed in urban spaces like office buildings and shopping malls. Mark Chediak, latimes.com, "Boom in giant batteries hits another roadblock: Cities' fear of fire," 18 May 2018 Rosario stayed at the house for spring training, living in a garage converted into a studio apartment. James Wagner, New York Times, "The Supermarket Cafeteria That Major League Baseball Players Love," 20 Mar. 2018

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First Known Use of studio apartment

1884, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of studio apartment was in 1884

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studio apartment

noun

English Language Learners Definition of studio apartment

US : a small apartment that has a main room, a very small kitchen, and a bathroom

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