Dwelling - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈdwelɪŋ|  American pronunciation of the word dwelling
Brit.  |ˈdwɛlɪŋ|  British pronunciation of the word dwelling
- this word is used as a present participle form of the verb 'to be'to dwell

noun

- housing that someone is living in(syn: abode, domicile, habitation, home)

he built a modest dwelling near the pond

Examples

he built a modest dwelling near the pond

...dwelling with a farm family as an exchange student in France...

Word forms

noun
singular: dwelling
plural: dwellings
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