What does the word hospital mean?

Usage examples for hospital

  1. When she first lost her reason she was sent to a hospital, for there was no one who could take care of her. – Deephaven and Selected Stories & Sketches by Sarah Orne Jewett
  2. Like a good Sister, going to the hospital again? – The Thin Red Line; and Blue Blood by Arthur Griffiths
  3. And when we got to the hospital- another. – The Rosie World by Parker Fillmore