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hostel (HAHS tuhl) (noun)
A supervised, inexpensive lodging place for travelers; especially, young travelers: Kelly's parents were looking for a hostel in the places where their son could stay during his trip to Europe.
hostile (HAHS tuhl, HAHS tighl") (adjective)
Unfriendly, antagonistic: The atmosphere around the union bargaining table was hostile.
The rules which the hostel staff posted stated very clearly that any hostile behavior would not be tolerated.
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