What does the word apartment mean?

Usage examples for apartment

  1. By- the- by, Monsieur, might it not be as well," he added, turning to me with a laugh, half joke whole earnest, as they say, " if you were to get into another apartment, now that the house is no longer crowded? – The Room in the Dragon Volant by J. Sheridan LeFanu
  2. He said that he had come to the wrong apartment. – The Double Spy by Dan T. Moore
  3. My vote is for a very small apartment. – Flower of the Dusk by Myrtle Reed