- [noun] the native habitat or home of an animal or plant
- [noun] housing that someone is living in; "he built a modest dwelling near the pond"; "they raise money to provide homes for the homeless"
Synonyms: dwelling, home, domicile, abode, dwelling house
- [noun] the act of dwelling in or living permanently in a place (said of both animals and men); "he studied the creation and inhabitation and demise of the colony"
Synonyms: inhabitancy, in
aerie, aery, eyrie, eyry
- cliff dwelling
lake dwelling, pile dwelling
lodge, indian lodge
- semi-detached house
- vacation home
cohabitation, living together
camping, encampment, bivouacking, tenting