#189. [Place of habitation, or resort.] Abode.-- N. abode, dwelling, lodging, domicile, residence, apartment, place, digs, pad, address, habitation, where one's lot is cast, local habitation, berth, diggings, seat, lap, sojourn, housing, quarters, headquarters, resiance|, tabernacle, throne, ark.
home, fatherland; country; homestead, homestall[obs]; fireside; hearth, hearth stone; chimney corner, inglenook, ingle side; harem, seraglio, zenana[obs]; household gods, lares et penates[Lat], roof, household, housing, dulce domum[Lat], paternal domicile; native soil, native land.
habitat, range, stamping ground; haunt, hangout; biosphere; environment, ecological niche.
nest, nidus, snuggery[obs]; arbor, bower, &c. 191; lair, den, cave, hole, hiding place, cell, sanctum sanctorum[Lat], aerie, eyrie, eyry[obs], rookery, hive; covert, resort, retreat, perch, roost; nidification; kala jagah[obs].
bivouac, camp, encampment, cantonment, castrametation[obs]; barrack, casemate[obs], casern[obs].
tent &c. (covering) 223; building &c. (construction) 161; chamber &c. (receptacle) 191; xenodochium[obs].
tenement, messuage, farm, farmhouse, grange, hacienda, toft[obs].
cot, cabin, hut, chalet, croft, shed, booth, stall, hovel, bothy[obs], shanty, dugout [U.S.], wigwam; pen &c. (inclosure) 232; barn, bawn[obs]; kennel, sty, doghold[obs], cote, coop, hutch, byre; cow house, cow shed; stable, dovecote, columbary[obs], columbarium; shippen[obs]; igloo, iglu[obs], jacal[obs]; lacustrine dwelling[obs], lacuslake dwelling[obs], lacuspile dwelling[obs]; log cabin, log house; shack, shebang*, tepee, topek[obs].
house, mansion, place, villa, cottage, box, lodge, hermitage, rus in urbe[Lat], folly, rotunda, tower, chateau, castle, pavilion, hotel, court, manor-house, capital messuage, hall, palace; kiosk, bungalow; casa[Sp], country seat, apartment house, flat house, frame house, shingle house, tenement house; temple &c. 1000.
hamlet, village, thorp[obs], dorp[obs], ham, kraal; borough, burgh, town, city, capital, metropolis; suburb; province, country; county town, county seat; courthouse [U.S.]; ghetto.
street, place, terrace, parade, esplanade, alameda[obs], board walk, embankment, road, row, lane, alley, court, quadrangle, quad, wynd[Scot], close, yard, passage, rents, buildings, mews.
square, polygon, circus, crescent, mall, piazza, arcade, colonnade, peristyle, cloister; gardens, grove, residences; block of buildings, market place, place, plaza.
anchorage, roadstead, roads; dock, basin, wharf, quay, port, harbor.
quarter, parish &c. (region) 181.
assembly room, meetinghouse, pump room, spa, watering place; inn; hostel, hostelry; hotel, tavern, caravansary, dak bungalow[obs], khan, hospice; public house, pub, pot house, mug house; gin mill, gin palace; bar, bar room; barrel house* [U.S.], cabaret, chophouse; club, clubhouse; cookshop[obs], dive [U.S.], exchange [euphemism, U.S.]; grill room, saloon [U.S.], shebeen[obs]; coffee house, eating house; canteen, restaurant, buffet, cafe, estaminet[obs], posada[obs]; almshouse[obs], poorhouse, townhouse [U.S.].
garden, park, pleasure ground, plaisance[obs], demesne.
[quarters for animals] cage, terrarium, doghouse; pen, aviary; barn, stall; zoo.
V. take up one's abode &c. (locate oneself) 184; inhabit &c. (be present) 186.
Adj. urban, metropolitan; suburban; provincial, rural, rustic; domestic; cosmopolitan; palatial.
Phr. eigner Hert ist goldes Werth[Ger]; "even cities have their graves" [Longfellow]; ubi libertas ibi patria[Lat]; home sweet home.