Translation of roommate in Spanish:

roommate

compañero de habitación, n.

Pronunciation /ˈrumˌmeɪt/ /ˈrʊmˌmeɪt/ /ˈruːmmeɪt/

noun

  • 1

    (sharing room)
    compañero de habitación masculine
    compañera de habitación feminine
    compañero de cuarto masculine
    compañera de cuarto feminine
    • We were room-mates during my formative years in international cricket.
    • His room-mate was not in the room at the moment, which made him glad.
    • There was a major improvement to her college living conditions this semester; she and Leah were now room-mates.
    • If your room-mate snores, ear plugs are the answer.
    • Today, her old college room-mate Jess was coming to live with her.
  • 2

    (sharing apartment)
    compañero de apartamento masculine
    compañera de apartamento feminine
    compañero de piso masculine Spain
    compañera de piso feminine Spain
    • For the last two years they have been room-mates in the same house.
    • We haven't been room-mates for nine years, and it wasn't even in this flat!