Unhouse Un*house", v. t. [1st pref. un- + house.] To drive from a house or habitation; to dislodge; hence, to deprive of shelter. [1913 Webster]

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  • unhouse — /un howz /, v.t., unhoused, unhousing. to drive from a house or habitation; deprive of shelter. [1325 75; ME unhousen. See UN 2, HOUSE] * * * …   Universalium

  • unhouse — verb a) To remove someones or somethings) from (someones or somethings) house or housing. b) To take away a house from …   Wiktionary

  • unhouse — un·house …   English syllables

  • unhouse — /ʌnˈhaʊz/ (say un howz) verb (t) (unhoused, unhousing) to drive from a house or habitation; deprive of shelter. {un 2 + house1} …   Australian English dictionary

  • unhouse — v.tr. deprive of shelter; turn out of a house …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ejection — (Roget s Thesaurus) >Motion out of, actively. < N PARAG:Ejection >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 ejection ejection emission effusion rejection expulsion eviction extrusion trajection Sgm: N 1 discharge discharge Sgm: N 1 emesis …   English dictionary for students

  • Unhoused — Un*housed , a. 1. [Properly p. p. of unhouse.] Driven from a house; deprived of shelter. [1913 Webster] 2. [Pref. un + housed.] Not provided with a house or shelter; houseless; homeless. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • displace — I (remove) verb banish, carry away, cart away, cast out, change the place of, clear away, convey, delocalize, deport, detach, discard, discharge, dislocate, dislodge, dismiss, dispatch, disperse, dispossess, disturb, eject, evict, exclude, exile …   Law dictionary

  • dislodge — Synonyms and related words: break loose, break out, buck off, carry away, carry off, cart away, clear, cut loose, delocalize, depose, deracinate, disembarrass, disembroil, disengage, disentangle, disinvolve, dismount, displace, dispossess, evict …   Moby Thesaurus

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