French translation of 'housing'
Example Sentences Including 'housing'
The detonator could have been close to the explosive under the housing of the auxiliary motor.Doubtful Motives
A projected housing development, a missing person, the risk of flooding in the area.THE GREENSTONE GRAIL: The Sangreal Trilogy One (2004)
The White House The light burned bright in the basement office housing the President's National Security Adviser.Wall Games
Trends of 'housing'
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- (= dwelling)
maison fat sb's house
chez qnat his house
⇒ We stayed at their house.
Nous avons séjourné chez eux.at my house
chez moito sb's house
chez qnto my house
chez moito get on like a house on fire (informal) (= get on well together)
s'entendre comme larrons en foireto get one's house in order or to put one's house in order or to set one's house in order (= sort one's affairs out)
mettre de l'ordre dans ses affaires
- (= household)
maison fto keep house for sb
tenir la maison de qn
- (= theatre)
salle fto bring the house down (informal) (= get a great response from the audience)
casser la baraque
- (= audience)
- (= firm)
- (in restaurant, pub)
on the house (= free)
aux frais de la maisondrinks are on the house
c'est la tournée du patron
- (= royal family)
Example Sentences Including 'house'
Perhaps the original plan had been for him to pick her up at the house.THE EXECUTION (2002)
He pushed Tom ahead of him into the house , closed the door.YESTERDAY'S SHADOW (2002)
By law, no Fardohnyan could declare war on the house of a family united by marriage.TREASON KEEP (2001)
'housing' in Other Languages
Translation of housing from the Collins English to French Dictionary