house


house
house n home, *habitation, dwelling, abode, residence, domicile
house vb lodge, board, shelter, *harbor, entertain
Analogous words: accommodate, hold, *contain
Contrasted words: evict, *eject, oust, expel, dismiss

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  • House — (hous), n.; pl. {Houses}. [OE. hous, hus, AS. h?s; akin to OS. & OFries. h?s, D. huis, OHG. h?s, G. haus, Icel. h?s, Sw. hus, Dan. huus, Goth. gudh?s, house of God, temple; and prob. to E. hide to conceal. See {Hide}, and cf. {Hoard}, {Husband},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • House — House, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Housed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Housing}.] [AS. h?sian.] 1. To take or put into a house; to shelter under a roof; to cover from the inclemencies of the weather; to protect by covering; as, to house one s family in a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • House — House, v. i. 1. To take shelter or lodging; to abide to dwell; to lodge. [1913 Webster] You shall not house with me. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. (Astrol.) To have a position in one of the houses. See {House}, n., 8. Where Saturn houses. Dryden. [1913 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • House of Yi — Royal house surname = House of Yi estate = of Korea coat of arms = country = Joseon, Korea parent house = Jeonju Yi titles = King of Korea, Emperor of Korea founder = King Taejo final ruler = Emperor Sunjong current head = Prince Yi Chung… …   Wikipedia

  • house — See: BOARDING HOUSE REACH, BRING DOWN THE HOUSE, PUN HOUSE, HASH HOUSE, KEEP HOUSE, ON THE HOUSE, PARISH HOUSE, PEOPLE WHO LIVE IN GLASS HOUSES SHOULD NOT THROW STONES, PLAGUE ON BOTH YOUR HOUSES or PLAGUE O BOTH YOUR HOUSES, PUT ONE S HOUSE IN… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • house — I. noun (plural houses) Usage: often attributive Etymology: Middle English hous, from Old English hūs; akin to Old High German hūs house Date: before 12th century 1. a building that serves as living quarters for one or a few families ; home 2. a …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • House IV — Infobox Film name = House IV imdb id = 0104449 director = Lewis Abernathy starring = Terri Treas William Katt Scott Burkholder Denny Dillon Melissa Clayton Dabbs Greer Ned Romero Ned Bellamy writer = Geoff Miller Deirdre Higgins and Jim Wynorski… …   Wikipedia


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