Roomer \Room"er\, n. A lodger. [Colloq.] [1913 Webster]

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  • Roomer — Room er, adv. [See {Room}, a.] At a greater distance; farther off. [Obs.] Sir J. Harrington. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • roomer — index inmate, lessee, lodger, occupant Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • roomer — ☆ roomer [ro͞om′ər ] n. a person who rents a room or rooms to live in; lodger …   English World dictionary

  • roomer — Synonyms and related words: board and roomer, boarder, hirer, homesteader, incumbent, leaseholder, lessee, lodger, occupant, occupier, paying guest, renter, resident, squatter, sublessee, subtenant, tenant, tenant at sufferance, tenant for life,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • roomer — noun Date: circa 1871 one who occupies a rented room in another s house …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • roomer — migratory fisherman from Newfoundland who conducts a summer fishery from a room on the coast of Labrador …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • roomer — /rooh meuhr, room euhr/, n. a person who lives in a rented room; lodger. [1870 75, Amer.; ROOM + ER1] * * * …   Universalium

  • roomer — noun A person who rents a room …   Wiktionary

  • roomer — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. tenant, lodger, occupant, boarder, inhabitant. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. lodger, occupant, dweller, paying guest; see renter , tenant …   English dictionary for students

  • roomer — room|er [ˈru:mə, ˈrum US ər] n AmE someone who pays rent to live in a house with its owner British Equivalent: lodger …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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