from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A person with whom one shares a room or rooms.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A person with whom one shares a room, as at university etc.
- n. A person with whom one shares an apartment or house (UK: flatmate or housemate).
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. One of two or more occupying the same room or rooms; one who shares the occupancy of a room or rooms; a chum.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One who shares a room with another or others.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. an associate who shares a room with you
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Casemods, you have a great idea there my roommate is a programmer, i should get him onto that mod
I laughed so long that I went AFK in WoW, and my roommate is confused as heck
Balki Bartkomous from Perfect Strangers: Balki was a rambunctious but lovable roommate from the far off land of Mypos.
I hope that if my roommate is out there somewhere and remembers our African layover, she knows in her heart that so-called "good hair" isn't all it's cracked up to be!
So while what Tyler's roommate is alleged to have done was stupid and cruel, we should not direct our anger only at the person or people who apparently put the video of Tyler online.
This concerns me, because if my roommate is caught with marijuana in the room I can get in trouble as well.
His roommate is a recoverng stroke victim who's been trying since June to get in good enough shape to go home.
My roommate is from mexico and is always complaining about the tex-mex where can I find her some real mexican food!
Likewise, if an adult roommate is sentenced to probation, the court could insist that any roommates with whom he lives not keep guns in their house or apartment, even locked up in their ownrooms.
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