a house at which board or board and lodging may be obtained for payment.
Contemporary Examples

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Far-Right Texas Terrorist Planned Murder And Robbery Spree in the Name of ‘Liberty’ Caitlin Dickson March 31, 2014
Making It in the 2-1-2: How Kenneth Walsh Achieved His NY Dream Tim Teeman February 18, 2014
‘The Power Broker’ Turns 40: How Robert Caro Wrote a Masterpiece Scott Porch September 15, 2014

Historical Examples

The Library and Society Various
The Film of Fear Arnold Fredericks
The Cross-Cut Courtney Ryley Cooper
Cap’n Warren’s Wards Joseph C. Lincoln
Two Knapsacks John Campbell
Cap’n Warren’s Wards Joseph C. Lincoln

a private house in which accommodation and meals are provided for paying guests
(Austral) a house for boarders at a school See also house (sense 10)


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