apartment definition

  • noun:
    • a-room or room of rooms created as a residence and generally situated in a building occupied by multiple home.
    • a flat residence: a row of high-rise apartments.
    • A room.
    • Chiefly British A suite of areas within a larger building reserve for a specific purpose or individual.
    • A complete domicile occupying only part of a building.
    • A suite of areas within a domicile, designated for a particular individual or persons and including a bedroom.
    • A division of an enclosure which split from other people; a compartment
    • an area in a building; a division in a residence, divided from others by partitions.
    • a group or room of spaces.
    • A compartment.
    • an area or package of areas in a building comprising a dwelling unit separate from other people into the building, and typically having its very own separate bathtub, sanitary, and kitchen facilities. Such flats have been in many cases rented from owner by those dwelling included.
    • A room in a building; a division in a property separated from others by partitions.
    • plural A suite or group of rooms; especially, a suite of areas assigned to your use of a particular person, celebration, or household.
    • an appartment (which see).
    • 4. A compartment.
    • a suite of areas usually on one floor of a flat household

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