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house (n):
play in which children take the roles of father or mother or children and pretend to interact like adults
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the children were playing house
house (n):
a building where theatrical performances or motion-picture shows can be presented
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the house was full
house (n):
a dwelling that serves as living quarters for one or more families
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he has a house on Cape Cod.
she felt she had to get out of the house
house (n):
a building in which something is sheltered or located
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they had a large carriage house
house (n):
aristocratic family line
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the House of York
house (n):
the members of a business organization that owns or operates one or more establishments
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he worked for a brokerage house
house (n):
a social unit living together
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he moved his family to Virginia.
It was a good Christian household.
I waited until the whole house was asleep.
the teacher asked how many people made up his home

Related Words: homehold
house (n):
an official assembly having legislative powers
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a bicameral legislature has two houses
house (n):
the audience gathered together in a theatre or cinema
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the house applauded.
he counted the house
house (n):
the members of a religious community living together
house (n):
the management of a gambling house or casino
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the house gets a percentage of every bet
house (n):
(astrology) one of 12 equal areas into which the zodiac is divided
house (v):
contain or cover
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This box houses the gears
house (v):
provide housing for
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The immigrants were housed in a new development outside the town
Related Words: domiciliate
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Bad news travels fast

Kötü haber tez yayılır.
Information about trouble or misfortune disseminates quickly (more quickly than good news).


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