town·​home | \ ˈtau̇n-ˌhōm How to pronounce townhome (audio) \
plural townhomes

Definition of townhome

: a house that has two or three levels and that is attached to a similar house by a shared wall : town house sense 1 "Drop-dead gorgeous 1991 townhome in the heart of Brentwood" was how McKenna described the property in the listing.— Jeffrey Toobin An "extraordinary" townhome community, conveniently located on approximately 30 acres of magnificent countryside in the Jefferson Boro area of South Hills.The Pittsburgh Press … machines rumble outside smoothing the way for a townhome complex, vanguard of the new village.— Charlie Meyers

Examples of townhome in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Watch for Palmetto Ridge, a 17-unit townhome project, to be built at 320 W. Fort Morgan Road in Gulf Shores, directly behind Island Club condominiums, according to city planners. Kathy Jumper, al, 3 Apr. 2022 Brennan cited, among other things, Weizer’s alleged opposition to the townhome project planned for South Taylor Road, and Weizer’s alleged non-attendance at a CIC meeting. cleveland, 23 Feb. 2022 No two rooms are exactly alike, which makes the townhome feel quite personalized. Emma Reynolds, Robb Report, 6 May 2022 Neighbors, who decorated the townhome with patriotic flags, balloons, signs and red-white-and-blue sidewalk chalk, waited to wrap a small community’s arms around someone who conquered much more than a mountain. Bryce Miller Columnist, San Diego Union-Tribune, 21 Feb. 2022 Police first searched Cutler's $1.575 million farmhouse and $1.25 million townhome on Wednesday, two days before his arrest, WMTW reports. Charmaine Patterson,, 29 Mar. 2022 Vonk knew that when her second child arrives in a few months, space in her suburban Chicago townhome would get tighter. Anna Bahney, CNN, 17 May 2022 The townhome was donated to Habitat Susquehanna by the Canlas Family Trust and rehabbed by Habitat’s volunteers. Baltimore Sun, 28 Apr. 2022 Her remains were found 20 months later, on April 7, 2013, in a wooded area in Cedar Grove, Indiana, about 25 miles from her townhome. Patricia Gallagher Newberry, The Enquirer, 26 Apr. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of townhome

1957, in the meaning defined above

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23 Jul 2022

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“Townhome.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 10 Aug. 2022.

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