halls

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

halls

  1. plural form of hall
  2. (UK, uncountable) student accommodation
    • 2004, anonymous student, quoted in K Woodley, "Let the data sing: representing discourse in poetic form", Oral History volumes 31-32, page 49
      He was chatting to a couple of girls so I went over and introduced myself, said, "Hello, I er... I’m in the same halls as you." He just looked at me and said, "And?"
    • 2008, Anshuman Ahmed Mondal, Young British Muslim Voices, page 15
      'I had a massive argument with my parents about moving into halls and they even tried to bribe me a bit and said, "You know, if you don't go into halls we'll give you the money that you would have paid in halls as a gift."
    • 2009, anonymous Disability Advisor, quoted in Supporting people with autism through adulthood, National Audit Office, page 30
      Once B started University he did really well; the structured environment provided by his university suited him well and he loved it so much that by the end of the first term he decided he did want to live in halls after all.
    • 2010, Julius Falconer, Tempt Not the Stars, page 127
      'Yes. The first year he was in halls but was glad to leave for digs after that.'

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Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

halls c

  1. genitive singular indefinite of hall

French[edit]

Noun[edit]

halls ?

  1. plural form of hall

Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

halls

  1. indefinite genitive singular of hall