House House, v. i. 1. To take shelter or lodging; to abide to dwell; to lodge. [1913 Webster]

You shall not house with me. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

2. (Astrol.) To have a position in one of the houses. See {House}, n., 8. ``Where Saturn houses.'' --Dryden. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.


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  • House — (hous), n.; pl. {Houses}. [OE. hous, hus, AS. h?s; akin to OS. & OFries. h?s, D. huis, OHG. h?s, G. haus, Icel. h?s, Sw. hus, Dan. huus, Goth. gudh?s, house of God, temple; and prob. to E. hide to conceal. See {Hide}, and cf. {Hoard}, {Husband},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • house —    House music was originally developed in the early 1980s by American musicians and DJs such as Frankie Knuckles, Farley Keith, DJ Pierre and Chip E. Initially, house drew influence from up tempo R&B and Salsoul. In particular, house DJs took… …   Encyclopedia of contemporary British culture

  • house — [hous; ] for v. [ houz] n. pl. houses [hou′ziz] [ME hous < OE hus, akin to Ger haus (OHG hūs) < IE * (s)keus < base * (s)keu , to cover, conceal > SKY] 1. a building for human beings to live in; specif., a) the building or part of a… …   English World dictionary

  • house — ► NOUN 1) a building for human habitation. 2) a building in which animals live or in which things are kept: a reptile house. 3) a building devoted to a particular activity: a house of prayer. 4) a firm or institution: a fashion house. 5) a… …   English terms dictionary

  • House — House: (англ. House, нем. Haus)  дом. House   общепринятое сокращение (обозначение) имени ботаника, которое добавляется к научным (латинским) названиям некоторых таксонов ботанической (бинарной) номенклатуры и указывает… …   Википедия

  • House — House, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Housed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Housing}.] [AS. h?sian.] 1. To take or put into a house; to shelter under a roof; to cover from the inclemencies of the weather; to protect by covering; as, to house one s family in a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • House — puede referirse a: House (música), un género de música electrónica; House M. D., una serie de televisión sobre médicos protagonizada por Hugh Laurie; Gregory House, personaje de ficción, protagonista de la serie de televisión mencionada; House… …   Wikipedia Español

  • House — es un estilo de música electrónica. Sus inicios se remontan a los clubes nocturnos de mediados de los años 80 en Chicago como The Warehouse donde el principal DJ era Frankie Knuckles, club que dio su nombre a este estilo, Estados Unidos. Sus… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • house — music [ ausmjuzik ] ou house [ aus ] n. f. • 1988; angl. « musique faite à la maison » ou de Warehouse « entrepôt », nom d un club de Chicago ♦ Anglic. Style musical nord américain, mêlant la musique noire et la musique pop synthétique, et basée… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • House — [haʊs ], der; <meist o. Art.> [engl. house (music), gek. aus: (The) Warehouse = Name eines Klubs in Chicago, dessen Discjockeys diese Musik 1985 kreierten]: ↑ Housemusic. * * * House   [haʊs], Edward Mandell, genannt Colonel House [kəːnl ] …   Universal-Lexikon

  • house — n 1 a: a building (as a single or multiple family house, apartment, or hotel room) serving as living quarters and usu. including the curtilage b: a building (as one s residence or a locked place of business) in which one is entitled to protection …   Law dictionary

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