Synonyms for Quartering:


occupancy (noun)
inhabitation, tenancy, occupation, habitation, residence, colonization.


occupying (verb)
dwelling, Staying, Roosting, housing, Inhabiting, Billeting, Occupying, Colonizing, squatting, lodging, Residing.
quartering (verb)

Other synonyms:

housing, lodging.

Usage examples for quartering

  1. Nothing less than the immediate execution of the culprit by hanging, drawing, and quartering would satisfy the outraged feelings of our henchman. – A Holiday in the Happy Valley with Pen and Pencil by T. R. Swinburne
  2. Of course, if it had been anybody else I'd have stayed until he handed over the money, but I couldn't press Gregory too hard after quartering myself upon him as I did last winter, though I'm rather afraid my employers wouldn't appreciate that kind of delicacy. – Masters of the Wheat-Lands by Harold Bindloss