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Meanings of Houselet:

noun

A small house.

Meanings of Houselights:

noun

The lights in the auditorium of a theatre.

Usage examples:

The show ended and the house lights came up

Meanings of Houseline:

noun

A light line or rope of three strands, used for lashing, seizings, etc.; also called housing.

Meanings of Houseling:

noun

The action of housel ; administration of the eucharist; communion; an instance of this.

Meanings of Houselled:

noun

The consecrated elements of the eucharist, especially the bread; (also) the administration or receiving of the eucharist; the service or ceremony of the eucharist.

verb

In passive. to receive the eucharist. †also reflexive (obsolete).

Meanings of Houselling:

noun

The action of housel ; administration of the eucharist; communion; an instance of this.

Meanings of Housels:

noun

The consecrated elements of the eucharist, especially the bread; (also) the administration or receiving of the eucharist; the service or ceremony of the eucharist.

verb

In passive. to receive the eucharist. †also reflexive (obsolete).

Meanings of Housemaid:

noun

A female domestic employee, especially one who cleans reception rooms and bedrooms.

Usage examples:

As our family grew we'd hired more servants so that now we had a parlourmaid, two housemaids, two k…

Meanings of Housemaidenly:

adjective

Of or characteristic of a housemaid.

Meanings of Housemaiding:

noun

The action of being a housemaid; housework; this as an occupation.

Housemaids

ˈhaʊs.meɪd

Meanings of Housemaids:

noun

A female domestic employee, especially one who cleans reception rooms and bedrooms.

Usage examples:

As our family grew we'd hired more servants so that now we had a parlourmaid, two housemaids, two k…

Houseman

ˈhaʊs.mən

Meanings of Houseman:

noun

Another term for house officer.

Housemaster

ˈhaʊsˌmɑː.stər

Meanings of Housemaster:

noun

A male teacher in charge of a house at a boarding school.

Usage examples:

From the age of 11, i went to a boarding school in hampshire, where i kicked against my housemaster…

Meanings of Housemastership:

noun

The position or office of a housemaster.

Housemate

ˈhaʊsmeɪt

Meanings of Housemate:

noun

A person who shares a house with others.

Usage examples:

Stu enters and makes some snide comment about the intimacy that his housemates share.

Meanings of Housemating:

noun

The action or condition of living as housemates.

Housemen

ˈhaʊs.mən

Meanings of Housemen:

noun

Another term for house officer.

Housemistress

ˈhaʊsˌmɪs.trəs

Meanings of Housemistress:

noun

A female teacher in charge of a house at a boarding school.

Usage examples:

She was a housemistress at cheltenham ladies' college

Housemother

ˈhaʊsˌmʌðə

Meanings of Housemother:

noun

A woman in charge of and living in a boarding school house or children's home.

Meanings of Housemotherly:

adjective

Resembling a housemother; characteristic of a housemother.

Meanings of Housemothers:

noun

A woman in charge of and living in a boarding school house or children's home.

Houseowner

ˈhaʊsəʊnə

Meanings of Houseowner:

noun

A person who owns a house, especially the house in which they live.

Usage examples:

Reports are also rising of houseowners with expensive cars being threatened with guns at their homes.

Houseparent

ˈhaʊsˌpɛːr(ə)nt

Meanings of Houseparent:

noun

A housemother or housefather.

Usage examples:

Following the deal, unions sought confirmation from the department of health that the new arrangeme…

Houseplant

ˈhaʊs.plɑːnt

Meanings of Houseplant:

noun

A plant which is grown indoors.

Usage examples:

To keep the strawberry hoop house plants healthy and growing fast, wells applies fertilizer in late…

Meanings of Houser:

noun

A person who or thing which builds a house or houses; a builder.

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