house

Definitions of house

Noun

1

a building for human habitation, especially one that is lived in by a family or small group of people.

Real foxes do, indeed, sometimes make their homes under human houses and, increasingly in this country at any rate, under city homes.

Synonyms:

residence home place of residence homestead a roof over one's head habitation dwelling (place) abode domicile

Verb

1

provide (a person or animal) with shelter or living quarters.

attempts by the government to house the poor

Synonyms:

accommodate provide accommodations for give someone a roof over their head lodge quarter board billet take in sleep put up harbor shelter

Adjective

1

(of an animal or plant) kept in, frequenting, or infesting buildings.

The study also showed that rather than living in hutches, four out of 10 pet rabbits were house rabbits.

Synonyms of house

Noun

residence household family firm legislative assembly audience theater business firm menage star sign

Verb

accommodate contain put up

Leviticus 27:14-15 - Redemption Of Vowed Houses

14 'Now if a man consecrates his house as holy to the LORD, then the priest shall value it as either good or bad; as the priest values it, so it shall stand. 15 'Yet if the one who consecrates it should wish to redeem his house, then he shall add one-fifth of your valuation price to it, so that it may be his.

Leviticus 23:9-14 - The Feast Of Firstfruits

Leviticus 24:12-23 - An Example Of Just And Fair Punishment

Leviticus 25:18-22 - The Problem Of The Seventh Year

Leviticus 26:46-46 - Summary Colophon

Leviticus 27:9-13 - Redemption Of Vowed Animals

Leviticus 27:14-15 - Redemption Of Vowed Houses

Numbers 1:16-46 - The Census Of The Tribes

Numbers 2:1-34 - The Arrangement Of The Camps

Numbers 3:33-39 - The Numbering Of Merari

Numbers 4:1-49 - The Census Of The Kohathites

Numbers 5:1-4 - Rules Concerning Those Unclean

Related Topics

Living In Houses

Leviticus 27:14

'Now if a man consecrates his house as holy to the LORD, then the priest shall value it as either good or bad; as the priest values it, so it shall stand.

Exodus 20:17

"You shall not covet your neighbor's house; you shall not covet your neighbor's wife or his male servant or his female servant or his ox or his donkey or anything that belongs to your neighbor."

Deuteronomy 5:21

'You shall not covet your neighbor's wife, and you shall not desire your neighbor's house, his field or his male servant or his female servant, his ox or his donkey or anything that belongs to your neighbor.'

Proverbs 3:33

The curse of the LORD is on the house of the wicked, But He blesses the dwelling of the righteous.

Deuteronomy 6:11

and houses full of all good things which you did not fill, and hewn cisterns which you did not dig, vineyards and olive trees which you did not plant, and you eat and are satisfied,

Habakkuk 1:6

"For behold, I am raising up the Chaldeans, That fierce and impetuous people Who march throughout the earth To seize dwelling places which are not theirs.

Zephaniah 2:7

And the coast will be For the remnant of the house of Judah, They will pasture on it In the houses of Ashkelon they will lie down at evening; For the LORD their God will care for them And restore their fortune.

Zephaniah 1:13

"Moreover, their wealth will become plunder And their houses desolate; Yes, they will build houses but not inhabit them, And plant vineyards but not drink their wine."

Matthew 19:29

"And everyone who has left houses or brothers or sisters or father or mother or children or farms for My name's sake, will receive many times as much, and will inherit eternal life.

Mark 10:29

Jesus said, "Truly I say to you, there is no one who has left house or brothers or sisters or mother or father or children or farms, for My sake and for the gospel's sake,

Mark 10:30

but that he will receive a hundred times as much now in the present age, houses and brothers and sisters and mothers and children and farms, along with persecutions; and in the age to come, eternal life.

Luke 18:29

And He said to them, "Truly I say to you, there is no one who has left house or wife or brothers or parents or children, for the sake of the kingdom of God,

1 Corinthians 11:22

What! Do you not have houses in which to eat and drink? Or do you despise the church of God and shame those who have nothing? What shall I say to you? Shall I praise you? In this I will not praise you.