A neighbor advertised for a roomer because she had an empty spare room in her house and she live close to the college.
An example of a roomer is the student who rents a room in your house.
- A person who rents a room.
- (obsolete) At a greater distance; farther off.
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.