Definitions of hospital

  1. A place for shelter or entertainment; an inn. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. An institution for the medical treatment and care of the sick. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  3. A building for the reception and treatment of the old, sick, etc., or for the support and education of the young. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  4. Building for the reception of the sick or infirm. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  5. An institution for the care and treatment of the sick or wounded. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  6. An institution for the reception of sick, infirm people, also for the board and education of children of poor or deceased parents. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  7. A house for the reception and aid of the sick, infirm, or poor. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for hospital

  1. If you will take him to the hospital I myself will telephone the story! – Chico: the Story of a Homing Pigeon by Lucy M. Blanchard
  2. But a doctor, knowing what others did not realize, broke down and wept when Mr. Nelson left the hospital – Frank H. Nelson of Cincinnati by Warren C. Herrick