Meaning of “penthouse” in the English Dictionary

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"penthouse" in British English

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penthousenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈpent.haʊs/ us /ˈpent.haʊs/

an expensive apartment or set of rooms at the top of a hotel or tall building:

The singer is staying in a penthouse suite (= set of rooms) in the Hilton.

(Definition of “penthouse” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"penthouse" in American English

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penthousenoun [ C ]

us /ˈpent·hɑʊs/ plural penthouses /ˈpentˌhɑʊ·zəz, -səz/

a comfortable, expensive apartment or set of rooms at the top of a hotel or tall building

(Definition of “penthouse” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)