Amenities - definition, transcription

Amer.  |əˈmenətiz|
Brit.  |əˈmiːnətiz|
- this word is used as a plural form of the nounamenity

noun

- things that make you comfortable and at ease (syn: comforts, conveniences)

Examples

The apartment has modern amenities, a great location—everything you could desire.

...a cheap motel completely bereft of all amenities...

...an unhappy, bickering couple who, at least in public, observe all the amenities of polite behavior...

The hotel is in the city centre, close to shops and local amenities.

houses that lack basic amenities (=basic things that people need, such as heat and running water)

The town's amenities include three swimming pools and several parks.

the university is like a self-contained city with shops and all amenities

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