Synonyms for Dwell:


come from, arrive, board, settle down. get, set, place, stand, concentrate, sit, there is/are etc.. repose, start, inhere. mope, cark, concern, fret. dwell (noun)
harp, worry, inhabit, live, populate, belong, reside, domicile, domiciliate, lie, shack, brood, consist, people.


inhabit (verb)
live at, populate.
live (verb)
continue, persist, endure, live, reside, survive, exist, abide.
live in (verb)
crash, keep house, flop, room, hang out, lodge, stay, inhabit, rent, squat, exist, occupy, quarter, roost, tent, settle, reside, bunk, tenant, continue, abide.
occupy (verb)
house, lodge, inhabit, colonize, stay, quarter, squat, billet, occupy, roost.

Other synonyms:

inhere. mope, cark. repose. settle, fret. abide
room, hang out.
live in.

Usage examples for dwell

  1. The prospect of any harm coming to him is one upon which I cannot bear to dwell – Allan and the Holy Flower by H. Rider Haggard
  2. The other matters, the object of his journey chief of all, he refused to dwell upon with any imagination. – Four Weird Tales by Algernon Blackwood
  3. Self- importance and Love cannot dwell together in the same house of clay. – The Five Great Philosophies of Life by William de Witt Hyde