Definition of Hangout

1. Noun. A frequently visited place.

Exact synonyms: Haunt, Repair, Resort, Stamping Ground
Generic synonyms: Area, Country
Specialized synonyms: Gathering Place
Derivative terms: Hang Out, Haunt, Repair

Definition of Hangout

1. Noun. (colloquial) A favorite place for spending time; also : a place frequented for entertainment or for socializing

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Definition of Hangout

1. a place often visited [n -S]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Hangout

hanging wall
hangman's fracture
hangman's halter
hangman's noose
hangman's nooses
hangman's rope
hangout (current term)
hangs about
hangs around
hangs by a thread
hangs out
hangs out to dry
hangs up

Literary usage of Hangout

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Solving Crime Problems in Residential Neighborhoods: Comprehensive Changes by Judith D. Feins (1997)
"Now people of all ages come to sit or play in an area that was once a favorite hangout for derelicts and drunks. It is an oasis that brings residents of all ..."

2. Adventure Guide to the Florida Keys and Everglades National Park by Bruce Morris (2004)
"Because it is hard to find (turn on Boca Chica Road) and serves good food, the Smokehouse is a hangout for locals; few tourists make it here. ..."

3. The Bat/Bab, a Sub-Deb by Mary Roberts Rinehart (2000)
">From thieves' hangout to thieves' hangout the word passed along stirring the underworld like the passage of an electric spark. "There's a bigger guy than ..."

4. Vancouver, Victoria and Whistler by Ulysses Travel Guides Staff (2006)
"The Yaletown Brewing Co. is a popular yuppie hangout in Yaletown, and the ideal spot for an evening of brews with some friends. 1111 Mainland St. •0(604) ..."

5. Adventure Guide to Hungary by Dante Mena (2007)
"Known as a hangout for artists, this wild little place attracts writers, actresses, and a bagatelle of characters to its lively dance venue. ..."

6. Norway by Gerhard Lemmer, Elke Frey, Helga Rahe (2001)
"... artists' hangout, great interior. D/S Louise, Stranden 3, in Aker Brygge shopping center, ... Grand Café, in the Grand Hotel, Ibsen's regular hangout. ..."

7. Myanmar (Burma) by Helmut Köllner, Axel Bruns (1998)
"... grill with bar and p>x>l tables: hangout for resident expats. USA Cafe. ... is a teenage disco and yuppie hangout. Shopping BOOKSTORES: Pagan Book Shop, ..."

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