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There are 14 meanings of the word House.

How to pronounce house:

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House - as a noun

The members of a business organization that owns or operates one or more establishments

Example: "He worked for a brokerage house"

Synonyms (Exact Relations)
business firmfirm9
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business10business concernbusiness organisationbusiness organizationconcern11
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The members of a religious community living together

The audience gathered together in a theatre or cinema

Example: "The house applauded"

Aristocratic family line

Example: "The house of york"

Hypernyms (Closely Related)
family14family linefolk11kinfolk18kinsfolk19phratry15sept6
Hyponyms (Broadly Related)

Play in which children take the roles of father or mother or children and pretend to interact like adults

Example: "The children were playing house"

(astrology) one of 12 equal areas into which the zodiac is divided

Synonyms (Exact Relations)
mansion9planetary housesign5sign of the zodiacstar sign

The management of a gambling house or casino

Example: "The house gets a percentage of every bet"

A social unit living together

Example: "He moved his family to virginia"

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social unitunit4
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A building where theatrical performances or motion-picture shows can be presented

Example: "The house was full"

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A building in which something is sheltered or located

Example: "They had a large carriage house"

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House - as a verb

Contain or cover

Example: "This box houses the gears"

Provide someone with accomodation

Example: "The immigrants were housed in a new development outside the town"

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Example Sentences

"I live in a small house."
"The house next door is painted blue."
"She bought a new house in the suburbs."
"They have a huge house with a swimming pool."
"The old house on the hill is rumored to be haunted."
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Word Game Points

Is HOUSE a valid Scrabble word?
Yes, house is valid for both Scrabble US and EU
US/CA Valid UK/EU Valid

HOUSE has a SCRABBLE points total of 8.

Is HOUSE a valid Words With Friends word?
Yes, house is valid for Words With Friends
Valid Word
HOUSE has a WORDS WITH FRIENDS points total of 8.

Is HOUSE a valid WordFeud word?
Yes, house is valid for WordFeud
Valid Word
HOUSE has a WORDFEUD points total of 9.

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