flatmate flatmate

Definition(s):

  • (n) an associate who shares an apartment with you

Usage(s):

  1. Chepchumba, who spent most of the race looking round for Loroupe, her flatmate and training partner who trailed in 13th place, took the bronze.
  2. Lee-Potter says she owes a lot to an early flatmate who taught her not to cut tomatoes in the shape of waterlilies.

News

Quotes

  1. John said: "I used to ring up the Chinese takeaway when I lived on my own and order a chicken fried rice. I would then confirm with an invisible flatmate that they wanted a lemon chicken so the person on the phone would not think I was L being...
    on Jan 14, 2006 By: John Amabile Source: Glasgow Sunday Mail

  2. "My confidence in victory is growing by the glass," says Tony Cunningham, who sent his drunken ramblings before Anderson taught Cricket a lesson outside off. "Although to be honest we have about as much chance of winning as my flatmate has of...
    on Jan 3, 2007 By: Tony Cunningham Source: guardian.co.uk

  3. "He is one of the few players in the team who can win you a match from any situation, on any terrain," says Sarandeep, the off spinner who now plays for Himachal Pradesh. "As a flatmate, he was very helpful and warm. Whenever he returned home...
    on Nov 17, 2006 By: Sarandeep Singh Source: Hindustan Times

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