hostel

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈhɒstəl/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈhɑstəl/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(hostl)


Inflections of 'hostel' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
When both "l" and "ll" forms exist, spellings with a double "l" are correct, but rare, in US English, while those with a single "l" are not correct in UK English.
hostels
v 3rd person singular
hostelling
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing." (Mainly UK)
hosteling
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing." (US)
hostelled
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed." (Mainly UK)
hosteled
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed." (US)
hostelled
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked." (Mainly UK)
hosteled
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked." (US)

WordReference English Thesaurus © 2020
Sense: n.
Synonyms:
lodging , youth hotel, doss house, flophouse, lodging house
Sense: v.
Synonyms:
go hostelling

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