Definitions For House


  • 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
  • A building in which a family lives
  • The people who live in a house
  • A structure or shelter in which animals are kept


  • Provide housing for
  • Contain or cover
  • To provide shelter or a living space for (someone)
  • To be a shelter for (something) : to store or contain (something)
  • To surround or enclose (something) in order to protect it

Is House a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word House is worth 8 points in Scrabble and 8 points in Words with Friends

Examples of House in a Sentence

  • Would you like to come to my house for dinner?
  • I spent the weekend just puttering around the house.
  • He made enough noise to wake the whole house.
  • More prisons are needed to house the growing number of inmates.
  • The museum houses an impressive collection of jewels.
  • The carpenter built casing to house the hot water pipes.

Synonyms for House

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