flophouse(redirected from flop-houses)
slang An inexpensive, shabby place of lodging. Ew, we can't stay in a flophouse like that, no matter how cheap it is. It's probably infested with bedbugs!
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n. a very cheap hotel offering only rows of beds. This place is a flophouse! I won’t stay here for a moment.
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