English dictionary definition of:



  • play in which children take the roles of father or mother or children and pretend to interact like adults
  • a dwelling that serves as living quarters for one or more families
  • a building in which something is sheltered or located
  • a building where theatrical performances or motion-picture shows can be presented
  • aristocratic family line
  • the members of a business organization that owns or operates one or more establishments
  • a social unit living together
  • an official assembly having legislative powers
  • the audience gathered together in a theatre or cinema
  • the members of a religious community living together
  • the management of a gambling house or casino
  • (astrology) one of 12 equal areas into which the zodiac is divided


  • provide housing for
  • contain or cover

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Spellzone course content

View spelling list ou words -set 2 and learn about the word house in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 15. Spelling choices for /ou/ sound: ou, ow.

Scrabble score for house

Scrabble score = 8

generated at 09:28:54 on 18-09-19

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