[noun] a dwelling that serves as living quarters for one or more families; "he has a house on Cape Cod"; "she felt she had to get out of the house"
[noun] an official assembly having legislative powers; "the legislature has two houses"
[noun] a building in which something is sheltered or located; "they had a large carriage house"
[noun] a social unit living together; "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" Synonyms:family, hold, home, menage
[noun] a building where theatrical performances or motion-picture shows can be presented; "the house was full" Synonyms:theater, theatre
[noun] members of a business organization that owns or operates one or more establishments; "he worked for a brokerage house" Synonyms:firm, business firm
[noun] aristocratic family line; "the House of York"
[noun] the members of a religious community living together
[noun] the audience gathered together in a theatre or cinema; "the house applauded"; "he counted the house"
[noun] play in which children take the roles of father or mother or children and pretend to interact like adults; "the children were playing house"