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dwelling Syllabification: dwell·ing
Pronunciation: /ˈdweliNG/
(also dwelling place)

Definition of dwelling in English:


A house, apartment, or other place of residence.
Example sentences
  • She would like to see a block or two of typical residential dwellings from each era of the city preserved somewhere in the city.
  • Permission for residential dwellings in a zone designated for industrial use should never have been granted.
  • The planning brief for the site originally envisaged 180 residential dwellings.

Words that rhyme with dwelling

misspelling, self-propelling, spelling, swelling, telling, upwelling
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