inn: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (in), [key]
— n.
  1. a commercial establishment that provides lodging, food, etc., for the public, esp. travelers; small hotel.
  2. a tavern.
  3. (cap.)
    1. any of several buildings in London formerly used as places of residence for students, esp. law students. Cf. Inns of Court.
    2. a legal society occupying such a building.


Pronunciation: (in), [key]
— n.
  1. a river in central Europe, flowing from S Switzerland through Austria and Germany into the Danube. 320 mi. (515 km) long.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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