Pronunciation of House  

English Meaning

  1. A structure serving as a dwelling for one or more persons, especially for a family.
  2. A household or family.
  3. Something, such as a burrow or shell, that serves as a shelter or habitation for a wild animal.
  4. A dwelling for a group of people, such as students or members of a religious community, who live together as a unit: a sorority house.
  5. A building that functions as the primary shelter or location of something: a carriage house; the lion house at the zoo.
  6. A facility, such as a theater or restaurant, that provides entertainment or food for the public: a movie house; the specialty of the house.
  7. The audience or patrons of such an establishment: a full house.
  8. A commercial firm: a brokerage house.
  9. A publishing company: a house that specializes in cookbooks.
  10. A gambling casino.
  11. Slang A house of prostitution.
  12. A residential college within a university.
  13. A legislative or deliberative assembly.
  14. The hall or chamber in which such an assembly meets.
  15. A quorum of such an assembly.
  16. A family line including ancestors and descendants, especially a royal or noble family: the House of Orange.
  17. One of the 12 parts into which the heavens are divided in astrology.
  18. The sign of the zodiac indicating the seat or station of a planet in the heavens. Also called mansion.
  19. House music.
  20. To provide living quarters for; lodge: The cottage housed ten students.
  21. To shelter, keep, or store in or as if in a house: a library housing rare books.
  22. To contain; harbor.
  23. To fit into a socket or mortise.
  24. Nautical To secure or stow safely.
  25. To reside; dwell.
  26. To take shelter.
  27. on fire Informal In an extremely speedy manner: ran away like a house on fire; tickets that sold like a house afire.
  28. on the house At the expense of the establishment; free: food and drinks on the house.
  29. put To organize one's affairs in a sensible, logical way.


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