A renter of a room in another person’s house.
More example sentences
- Now she would be able to build a smaller house, take in roomers, and have more room for the plants which she loved so dearly.
- The Buscherts took in one roomer at a rate of $7 per week to help cover costs.
- (Adults living with others were asked by the Census to classify their relationship to the others as, among other things, ‘husband/wife,’ ‘housemate/roommate,’ ‘roomer / boarder,’ and ‘unmarried partner’).
Definition of roomer in:
- The British & World English dictionary