Synonyms for Dwell:


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


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

Other synonyms:

inhere. cark, mope. repose. fret, settle. abide
hang out, room.
live in.
Other relevant words:
arrive, belong, board, brood, bunk, cark, concentrate, concern, consist, crash, domicile, domiciliate, flop, fret, get, hang out, harp, inhere, lie, live in, mope, people, place, rent, repose, room, set, settle, settle down, shack, sit, stand, start, tenant, tent, worry, keep house.

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