An attic room or rooms, typically under a pitched roof.
The space, room, or rooms just below the roof of a house, esp. a sloping roof; attic.
The definition of a garret is a top floor loft or attic room, often small or dismal.
A small attic loft that an artist lives in is an example of a garret.
Origin of garret
Middle English from Old French garite watchtower from garir to defend of Germanic origin wer-4 in Indo-European roots