What is another word for innkeeper?

Pronunciation: [ˈɪnkiːpə] (IPA)

An innkeeper can also be referred to as a hotelier, lodge owner, guesthouse owner, or host. These terms are used synonymously to describe an individual who manages and operates a residential establishment, usually offering accommodations for travelers. Additional synonyms for innkeeper include boarding-house keeper, hostel proprietor, and B&B owner. These words are helpful in providing variety in writing when describing types of lodging and those who manage them. Understanding these alternative terms for innkeeper can provide a broader sense of language and communication when discussing hospitality and accommodations.

Synonyms for Innkeeper:

What are the hypernyms for Innkeeper?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

What are the hyponyms for Innkeeper?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.
  • hyponyms for innkeeper (as nouns)

What are the opposite words for innkeeper?

An innkeeper is someone who operates an inn or a lodging establishment. Their duties include ensuring the comfort of guests, managing the day-to-day operations, and overseeing the finances of the business. If we look for antonyms for this word, we can come up with a few options such as guest, traveler, boarder, tenant, or lodger. While an innkeeper provides accommodations and hospitality to guests, these antonyms represent those who are receiving those services. Other antonyms could be unaccommodating, inhospitable, or negligent, which can describe someone who doesn't provide proper hosting or accommodations to guests.

What are the antonyms for Innkeeper?

Usage examples for Innkeeper

All that is known of Lourens Janszoon Coster is that he resided at Haarlem from 1436 to 1483, and that contemporary references show him to have been a chandler and innkeeper, without making any mention of his having added printing to his other occupations.
"Fine Books"
Alfred W. Pollard
Then he passed himself off as a noble, but he is really the son of an innkeeper.
"The Maid of Maiden Lane"
Amelia E. Barr
Strains of music had been heard proceeding from the Hall at most unseemly hours-by the village innkeeper.
"The Orchard of Tears"
Sax Rohmer

Famous quotes with Innkeeper

  • The innkeeper loves a drunkard, but not for a son-in-law.
    Jewish Proverb
  • It suits your purpose, no doubt, to delude the unwary by false colors; as the devil, when he commences innkeeper, hangs out an angel for his sign. The real meaning, however, is that you '--set down ALL in malice.' Shakspears morality, in the hands of a Reviewer, is to be read backward, like a witch's prayer.
    Joseph Ritson

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