Pronunciation of Habitation
/hˌabɪtˈe͡ɪʃən/, /hˌabɪtˈeɪʃən/, /h_ˌa_b_ɪ_t_ˈeɪ_ʃ_ə_n/
Synonyms for habitation:
Other synonyms and related words:
hearth, quarter, pad, abode, occupancy, occupant, base, hearthstone, diggings, occupier, roof, inhabitancy, crib, Family, placement, dwelling house, household, plate, menage, residency, rest home, homewards, legal residence, home plate, fireside, address, place, nursing home.
Sense 1 (noun)
domicile, abode, home, dwelling, inhabitancy, inhabitation, dwelling house.
living place (noun)
Usage examples for habitation:
- Between the Rocky Mountains and the Sierra Nevada there were the alkali plains, unfit for human habitation. - "The Adventures of Buffalo Bill", Col. William F. Cody.
- The room, though neglected and in great disorder, nevertheless bore traces of recent habitation. - "The School by the Sea", Angela Brazil.
- Some nations used it in a still more extended sense; and by it denoted a town or village, and any habitation at large. - "A New System; or, an Analysis of Antient Mythology. Volume I.", Jacob Bryant.