Definitions of apartment

  1. a suite of rooms usually on one floor of an apartment house Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. A room in a building; a division in a house, separated from others by partitions. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. A set or suite of rooms. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. A compartment. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  5. A separate room or several connected rooms of a building; two or more rooms set a part as a home. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  6. A separate room in a house. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  7. A room or suite of rooms. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  8. A set of rooms; lodgings. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  9. A room in a house. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  10. A part of a house occupied by a person, while the rest is occupied by another, or others. As to the meaning of this term, see 7 Man. & G. 95; 6 Mod. 214 ; McMillan v. Solomon, 42 Ala. 356, 94 Am. Dec. 654; Commonwealth v. Estabrook, 10 Pick. (Mass.) 293; McLellan v. Dalton, 10 Mass. 190; People v. St. Clair, 38 Cal. 137. thelawdictionary.org
  11. A room or suite of rooms in a building comprising a dwelling unit separate from others in the building, and typically having its own separate bath, sanitary, and kitchen facilities. Such apartments are in most cases rented from the owner by those dwelling in them. dictgcide_fs
  12. a-pärt'ment, n. a separate room in a house occupied by a particular person or party: (arch.) a suite or set of such rooms--now in this sense the pl.: (obs.) a compartment.--adj. APARTMENT'AL. [Fr. appartement, a suite of rooms forming a complete dwelling, through Low L., from L. ad, and part[=i]re, to divide--pars, a part.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  13. Single room of a house; (pl.) set of rooms. [French] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  14. n. [Latin] A room in a building or house. Cabinet Dictionary
  15. A room, a set of rooms. Complete Dictionary