HyperDic: quarters

English > 1 sense of the word quarters:
NOUNartifactquarters, living quartershousing available for people to live in
quarters > pronunciation
Soundskwao'rterz
Rhymesacres ... years: 69 rhymes with erz...
English > quarters: 1 sense > noun 1, artifact
Meaninghousing available for people to live in.
Examples
  • "he found quarters for his family"
  • "I visited his bachelor quarters"
Synonymliving quarters
Narroweraccommodationliving quarters provided for public convenience
diggings, digs, domiciliation, lodgings, padtemporary living quarters
dormitory, dorm, residence hall, hall, student residenceA college or university building containing living quarters for students
forecastle, fo'c'sleliving quarters consisting of a superstructure in the bow of a merchant ship where the crew is housed
harem, hareem, seraglio, serailliving quarters reserved for wives and concubines and female relatives in a Muslim household
military quartersliving quarters for personnel on a military post
Broaderhousing, lodging, living accommodationsstructures collectively in which people are housed
Usage ofplural, plural formThe form of a word that is used to denote more than one
Spanishvivienda
Catalanhabitatge, quarter, vivenda
Verbsquarterprovide housing for (military personnel)

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