• Billeting Definition & Synonyms

  1. (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Billet

• Billet Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A strap which enters a buckle.
  2. (n.) A bearing in the form of an oblong rectangle.
  3. (n.) A short bar of metal, as of gold or iron.
  4. (n.) A small paper; a note; a short letter.
  5. (v. t.) To direct, by a ticket or note, where to lodge. Hence: To quarter, or place in lodgings, as soldiers in private houses.
  6. (n.) A small stick of wood, as for firewood.
  7. (n.) A loop which receives the end of a buckled strap.
  8. (n.) A ticket from a public officer directing soldiers at what house to lodge; as, a billet of residence.
  9. (n.) An ornament in Norman work, resembling a billet of wood either square or round.
  10. (n.) Quarters or place to which one is assigned, as by a billet or ticket; berth; position. Also used fig.

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