room and board love


from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Lodging and meals earned, purchased for a set fee, or otherwise provided.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A place of lodging with daily meals, usually provided in return for rent or other considerations.


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  • Ilonka did pay for our room and board with the strangers we were eventually placed with, though I don’t think she ever came to visit us.

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  • From the respectful glances, the cost of room and board in Borben was substantially less.



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