House synonyms

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The place where a person was raised; Childhood or parental home; home of one’s parents or guardian.
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A French feudal castle
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A large house or building, usually built for the wealthy.
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(Formal) A residence, dwelling or habitation. [First attested from around 1350 to 1470.]
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A company, business, organization, or other purposeful endeavor.
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A domestic unit consisting of the members of a family who live together along with nonrelatives such as servants.
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To beat (crops) down flat:
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(Ancient Rome) a country house, with farm buildings around a courtyard.
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A large, ornate public building used for entertainment or exhibitions.
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A roughly built, often ramshackle cabin; a shack.
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A place of abode with some permanence; residence requires bodily presence and is distinct from domicile, which requires both bodily presence and intent to make it one’s home. A person may have many places of residence, but only one domicile; a house or apartment; the place where a corporation does business, or is registered to do business. See also domicile.
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(Countable) Any group or aggregation of things classed together as kindred or related from possessing in common characteristics which distinguish them from other things of the same order.
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The act, process, work, or business of constructing houses, ships, etc.
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A complete domicile occupying only part of a building.
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To establish in a domicile
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A group of related persons, as a clan or tribe.
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A room or rooms rented in a private home
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A large building or group of buildings fortified with thick walls, battlements, and often a moat; castles were the strongholds of noblemen in the Middle Ages
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To sleep in a bunk
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A small enclosed structure, often freestanding, open on one side or with a window, used as a booth to sell newspapers, cigarettes, etc.
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A small, crudely built cabin; a shanty.
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A family
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A body of persons given the responsibility and power to make laws for a country or state; specif., the lawmaking body of a U.S. state, corresponding to the U.S. Congress
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To provide with a room or lodgings
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A (non-Christian) religion; a religious group. [from 16th c.]
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A legislative body
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A structure or shelter made or used by a bird to hold its eggs during incubation and to house its young until fledged.
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A habitation; a place or house in which a person lives; abode; domicile.
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The act of inhabiting; state of inhabiting or dwelling, or of being inhabited; occupancy.
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A place of residence or business with its possessions and staff.
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(Idiomatic) To present, especially in "put up a fight".
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A sheltered part of a body of water deep enough to provide anchorage for ships.
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The definition of accommodate is to provide a place to stay.
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Ancestors considered as a group.
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To stand ready for; to await for someone; watch for. [First attested prior to around 1150.]
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A little house or cabin of the plainest or crudest kind
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Any similar passage or hole for shelter, refuge, etc.
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(Law, business) An entity that manufactures or sells products (also known as goods), or provides services as a commercial venture. A corporation.
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To give refuge to
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A habitation
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(Informal) A business or firm.
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Lineage is defined as the descendants of a common ancestor.
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(UK, slang, dated) A public toilet.
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(Chiefly British) A farm, especially the residence and outbuildings of a gentleman farmer.
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A manner of accomplishing something in an orderly or efficient way:
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(Mainly North American) A place where items may be purchased.
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A group of usually related people living together as a unit
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To divide or separate into a number of parts.
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(Informal, slang) house
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A representative body having supreme legislative powers within a state or multinational organization.
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(--- Brit.) The administrative body of a county, town, city, district, etc.
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In India, a low, one-storied house, usually with a wide, sweeping porch
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Any dome-shaped building, esp. one used for storage
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In America during colonial times, a district granted as a manor and leased to tenants at a set rental
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The definition of a tenement is a run-down or dilapidated apartment building.
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A business company or partnership of two or more persons
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Any of a number of plants of the crucifer family, as evening stock (Mathiola bicornis), or Virginian stock (Malcomia maritima)
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(Intransitive, of a soldier) to lodge, or be quartered, in a private house
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The national legislative body of a nation, especially a republic.
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To berth is to put a ship in its specific place or to find a space for someone to rest.
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An early form of social group, as in the Scottish Highlands, composed of several families claiming descent from a common ancestor, bearing the same family name, and following the same chieftain
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To put or send to bed.
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Relationship; same-bloodedness or affinity; near connection or alliance, as of those having common descent.
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A legislative body
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A congregation of Jews for the purpose of worship or religious study.
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(Stock breeding) A family of animals descended from some particular female progenitor, through the female line.
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To give; confer; impart gratuitously; present something to someone as a gift or honour.
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(US) Often used specifically of playhouses and drama, so as to distinguish from moviehouses and cinema.
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Any of the twelve divisions or houses of the zodiac, each represented by a symbol
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(--- Football) A line of scrimmage.
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A legislative body
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A cover or sheath.
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Superfluous or tasteless embellishment, especially in architecture.
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To keep from being curtailed or exposed to risk:
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A matter of interest or importance to one; that which relates to or affects one; affair; matter; business
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A card game for two to four players. (Also spelled cassino.)
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The building or buildings occupied by such a community
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Dwell is defined as to live somewhere, to remain for a time or to continue thinking, writing or speaking about a particular point.
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The variety of this activity in which a person is engaged:
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The milieu of actors and playwrights.
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The interior of a boat, enclosed to create a small room, particularly for sleeping.
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In the manufacture of porcelain, a large, conical brick structure around which the firing kilns are grouped.
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A cabinet with open shelves, designed to rest upon a low cupboard, dresser, etc.
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(R.C.Ch.) The house in which a parish priest lives
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A governing or advisory council in a college or university
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A building for the worship of a divinity or divinities
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To hold or keep within limits; restrain:
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A cover charge.
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The cover at top of a building.
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(Fishing, uncountable) Underwater terrain or objects (such as a dead tree or a submerged car) that tend to attract fish
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To provide a haven for
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(Chemistry) A functional entity consisting of certain atoms whose presence provides a certain property to a molecule, such as the methyl group.
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Such a unit, or such a building or complex
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A building for housing a number of persons, as at a school or resort.
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A car or boat for dumping refuse, etc.
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A legislative body
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A house inhabited by the minister of a parish.
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A building or residence for monks or others who have withdrawn from the world, as for religious contemplation
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The dwelling house of a Fourierite community.
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A framework or exterior, as of a building.
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(Rare) A place.
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A legislative body
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the members of a business organization that owns or operates one or more establishments
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The management of a household; housekeeping
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(Astrology) Synonym of the astrological sign.
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A posted notice bearing a designation, direction, or command:
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(astrology) one of 12 equal areas into which the zodiac is divided
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To establish a permanent residence for (someone).
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A relationship between individuals or groups that is characterized by mutual cooperation and responsibility, as for the achievement of a specified goal:
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A group of persons assembled to hear and see a speaker, a play, a concert, etc.
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A railroad car without a roof, and whose body is a platform without sides; a platform car.
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A structure or another building connected to a larger building; an annex.
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A building built with rooms on levels separated by stairs of less than a full storey.
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A group of individuals, created by law or under authority of law, having a continuous existence independent of the existences of its members, and powers and liabilities distinct from those of its members.
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To house where board is furnished:
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Overwhelming sorrow, grief, or disappointment
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A company of actors regularly employed at one theater, or permanently acting together in various plays under one management.
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