flatmate
flatmate flat"mate` n. someone who shares an apartment with a person. [WordNet 1.5]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • flatmate — ► NOUN Brit. ▪ a person with whom one shares a flat …   English terms dictionary

  • flatmate — UK [ˈflætˌmeɪt] / US noun [countable] Word forms flatmate : singular flatmate plural flatmates British someone who you share a flat with. The American word is roommate …   English dictionary

  • flatmate — noun a) A person with whom one shares a flat. b) A person with whom one shares a rental property, not necessarily a flat. <! In my own experience of Australian usage, people often use the term flatmate to refer to fellow tenants in a rental… …   Wiktionary

  • flatmate — [[t]flæ̱tmeɪt[/t]] flatmates also flat mate N COUNT: usu poss N Someone s flatmate is a person who shares a flat with them. [BRIT] (in AM, use roommate) …   English dictionary

  • flatmate — noun Date: 1955 chiefly British one of two or more persons sharing the same flat …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • flatmate — flat|mate [ˈflætmeıt] n BrE someone who shares a flat with one or more other people American Equivalent: roommate …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • flatmate — flat|mate [ flæt,meıt ] noun count BRITISH a ROOMMATE …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • flatmate — (British) roommate, person with whom one shares a room or apartment …   English contemporary dictionary

  • flatmate — noun Brit. a person with whom one shares a flat …   English new terms dictionary

  • flatmate — noun (C) BrE someone who shares a flat with one or more other people; roommate (2) AmE …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”