What does Dwelling mean?

Definitions for Dwellingˈdwɛl ɪŋ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dwelling, home, domicile, abode, habitation, dwelling house(noun)

    housing that someone is living in

    "he built a modest dwelling near the pond"; "they raise money to provide homes for the homeless"


  1. dwelling(Noun)

    A habitation; a place or house in which a person lives; abode; domicile.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Dwelling

    of Dwell

  2. Dwelling(noun)

    habitation; place or house in which a person lives; abode; domicile

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Dwelling' in Nouns Frequency: #2471


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Dwelling in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Dwelling in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Aristotle:

    What is a friend A single soul dwelling in two bodies.

  2. William Blake:

    Where Mercy, Love, and Pity dwell There God is dwelling too.

  3. Princess Elizabeth Asquith Bibesco:

    'It is never good dwelling on good-byes,' she said. 'It is not the being together that it prolongs, it is the parting.'

  4. Richard Evelyn Byrd:

    Few men during their lifetime come anywhere near exhausting the resources dwelling within them. There are deep wells of strength that are never used.

  5. Margo DeMello:

    Rabbits are sometimes disappointing especially when you buy them for your child, they're ground-dwelling and they do not want to be held and carried around by a kid.

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