|1.||[ verb ] (housing) make one's home or live in|
|Synonyms:||live reside populate dwell inhabit domicile people shack|
"There are only 250,000 people in Iceland" "I live in a 200-year old house" "These people inhabited all the islands that are now deserted" "The plains are sparsely populated"
|Related terms:||be camp occupy lodge board cohabit overpopulate neighbor rusticate live_in live_out people dwelling population resident inhabitant hovel residency inhabitancy liver|
|2.||[ verb ] (housing) provide housing for|
"The immigrants were housed in a new development outside the town"
|Related terms:||shelter take_in chamber home rehouse lodge housing diggings|