Definition of 'house'
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Focus on getting set of three houses quickly and watch your income grow. The Sun (2016)Would they give one up to house a refugee family? The Sun (2016)Most people leave the house in substandard attire at some point or another. Times, Sunday Times (2017)You can also oer to go on house viewings with them. Times, Sunday Times (2016)New love has a gift for turning houses into welcoming homes. The Sun (2016)Four in ten admitted they simply did not want to leave the house. The Sun (2016)He hopes an opera house will provide income. Times, Sunday Times (2016) Make sure the house is well aired. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The presence of cats and dogs in the house also tends to discourage them. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Cotswold stone houses with flagstone floors, beams and inglenook fireplaces are also popular. Times, Sunday Times (2016)So how can you secure the house you want? Times, Sunday Times (2006)Young people go from house to house playing music and giving out eggs as good luck presents. Phoenix From the Flame (1994)We get to his house and go up to his room. Times, Sunday Times (2013)You have a gift for turning a house into a home and can repair fractured family relationships. The Sun (2012)We cannot become wealthier by selling each other more and more expensive houses. Times, Sunday Times (2012)She will find it hard to leave the house so may have few friends. The Sun (2010)The tourist office is housed in one of the best palaces. Times, Sunday Times (2006)They line four rooms of his house from floor to ceiling. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Two further houses provide six more bedrooms. Times, Sunday Times (2013)What can you do to make your house less of a target? Times, Sunday Times (2009)He had earlier spoken against the building of the new houses. The Sun (2013)Emergency crews discovered the body inside the house. Times, Sunday Times (2012) Many of the houses are beautiful and worth millions. The Sun (2015)She said he seems obsessed by the idea of being the oldest man in the house. On the Edge: A History of Poor Black Children and Their American Dreams (1993)The measures needed are reforms of property taxation to encourage house building. Times, Sunday Times (2015)We were moved to a council house and my name was also on the rent book. Behind Closed Doors - advice for families with violence in the home (1988)There will be some bumper tips in restaurants and house prices will be given a kick upwards. Times, Sunday Times (2006)We were playing together at her house. The Sun (2015)Just beyond a small wooden pole stretched across the road was a large house on the right of the road. Broken Lives (1993)If you are letting out a family house, be flexible. Times, Sunday Times (2008)We had to put the cars behind the house, keep the lights out and so on. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Below we list average house prices around the country, along with the most costly and cheapest areas. The Sun (2007)I got to my mum's house well after midnight. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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Translations for 'house'
British English: house /haʊs/ NOUN
A house is a building in which people live.
She has moved to a smaller house.
- American English: house
- Arabic: بَيْتٌ
- Brazilian Portuguese: casa
- Chinese: 房屋
- Croatian: kuća
- Czech: dům obytný
- Danish: hus
- Dutch: huis
- European Spanish: casa
- Finnish: talo
- French: maison
- German: Haus
- Greek: σπίτι
- Italian: casa
- Japanese: 家
- Korean: 주택
- Norwegian: hus
- Polish: dom
- European Portuguese: casa
- Romanian: casă
- Russian: дом
- Spanish: casa
- Swedish: hus
- Thai: บ้าน
- Turkish: ev
- Ukrainian: будинок
- Vietnamese: ngôi nhà
Definition of house from the Collins English Dictionary
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