studio apartment


Definition of studio apartment 

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

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We were then brought to our massage room, which was super spacious and almost felt like a chic studio apartment with the waterfall shower and wooden bathtub (more on that later). Melody Chiu,, "We Tried It: The $630 Japanese Massage That Gwyneth Paltrow, Jessica Alba and More Indulge In," 20 June 2018 There is more cubic footage to the back end of a Nissan NV high-roof van than in some junior studio apartments in San Francisco. Mark Maynard,, "Nissan NV 3500 High Roof: The sky is the limit," 1 June 2018 The cause of the fire wasn’t immediately known, but firefighters knocked down the flames, which were contained to a single studio apartment, within 10 minutes. Alex Riggins,, "Reported explosion at Ocean Beach apartment results in small fire, sends 1 to hospital with burns," 11 July 2018 So, in Sacramento, the calculator factors in only $734.25 a month for a studio apartment; in Dallas, $681.58. Cathie Anderson, sacbee, "Which city’s health workers boast highest disposable income? Hint: It’s a capital," 28 June 2018 Not all that long ago, few landlords in town would have had the gall or the product to list a studio apartment for $1,100 a month. Maggie Menderski, The Courier-Journal, "The new Main & Clay luxury apartments offer spectacular views," 27 June 2018 For a 600-square-foot studio apartment, that’s about $1,350 per month. Sarah Bahr, Indianapolis Star, "Here's what's in store for the $300 million Bottleworks project on Mass Ave," 29 June 2018 Those earning the state’s median renter wage of $18.21 cannot even reasonably afford a studio apartment, which costs on average $1,040 a month and needs a $20-an-hour wage to support it without straining the budget. Colleen O'dea,, "As N.J. rents continue to rise, finding an apartment becomes even harder," 24 June 2018 The Drake Group is proposing to build a 72-unit, partial 5-story apartment development with four studio apartments, 45 one-bedroom apartments, 21 two-bedroom apartments and two three-bedroom apartments, according to a staff report. Alexandra Kukulka,, "Glenview enters into sales agreement with apartment developer for Bess Hardware lot," 22 June 2018

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1884, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of studio apartment was in 1884

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English Language Learners Definition of studio apartment

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

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