Synonyms for Dormitory:
n.apartment building, bedroom, bunkhouse, bungalow, cabin, chateau, adobe, barracks, billet, chalet. commons, lecture theatre, language laboratory, schoolroom, home room, lecture hall, infirmary, classroom. •apartments (noun)
flat, lodging, apartment, tenement, suite, room.
dorm room, dormitory room, dorm, student residence, residence hall, hall.
hospice, hostel, rooming house, inn, motel, roadhouse, boarding house, motor court, hotel, resort.
•living quarters (noun)
bedroom, dorm, dorm room.
infirmary, language laboratory, lecture hall, home room, lecture theatre, commons, schoolroom. classroom. •bedchamber
•Other relevant words:
adobe, chateau, billet, commons, chalet, infirmary, dormitory room, bunkhouse, bedroom, bungalow, classroom, student residence, dorm room, hall, barracks, dorm, schoolroom, cabin, residence hall.
Usage examples for dormitory
He had been assigned a bedroom in the house, but the association had grown beyond its quarters and the devoted doctor had long ago given up his room as an overflow dormitory for the constantly increasing number of little children who were sent to the home to be kept there until some kind person saw fit to adopt them. – Mary Louise and Josie O'Gorman by Emma Speed Sampson