studio apartment

noun

Definition of studio apartment

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

Examples of studio apartment in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The Zoom wedding of Victor Gabriel Santiago Hernandez and Dr. Erika Alejandro Crespo Martínez, held on June 27 in their West Harlem studio apartment, was beamed to more than 75 households across Puerto Rico and planned in less than a month. New York Times, "They Passed the Long-Distance Test," 10 July 2020 The 46-year-old has lived for three and a half years in a small studio apartment, nestled in an 1960s apartment complex that sits directly across the street from Alamo Heights High School. Marina Starleaf Riker, ExpressNews.com, "With evictions set to resume, San Antonio is in ‘uncharted territory’," 14 June 2020 Fears of Covid-19 then kept them both cloistered in the mother’s studio apartment. Dan Chiasson, The New York Review of Books, "Pandemic Journal," 15 May 2020 Since early March, Kanemura, 36, has been regularly hosting virtual dance parties on Instagram, broadcasting from his studio apartment in Los Angeles. NBC News, "Dance pro brings joy amid isolation with virtual dance parties," 4 June 2020 Ince isolated herself for 14 days in her studio apartment in Southern California, before embarking on a 16-hour, rarely stopping drive to Colorado Springs in her Toyota RAV4. Pat Graham, Indianapolis Star, "Purdue alum and javelin standout Kara Winger making most of home setup," 13 May 2020 The building will have 40 apartment units on the second and third floors: 14 one-bedroom, 14 two-bedroom, four three-bedroom and eight studio apartments. Cathy Kozlowicz, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "A new three-story building will bring a beer garden, Mexican restaurant, pizza and coffee shop to downtown Sussex," 29 Jan. 2020 And so, instead of two adults comfortably fitting their entire wardrobe in one of those modest prewar closets, folks now require walk-in closets the size of studio apartments just to store a wardrobe of shoes. Robin Givhan, Washington Post, "The Troubling Ethics of Fashion in the Age of Climate Change," 18 Nov. 2019 Tenants in buildings owned by Veritas, one of the city’s biggest landlords, received notice that that owner had received permits to convert studio apartments to one bedroom units in more than a half-dozen buildings across the city. J.k. Dineen, SFChronicle.com, "SF looks to limit construction as coronavirus restrictions are extended," 30 Mar. 2020

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First Known Use of studio apartment

1884, in the meaning defined above

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“Studio apartment.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/studio%20apartment. Accessed 12 Aug. 2020.

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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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