Houses [noun]

Definition of Houses:

human habitat

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Sentence/Example of Houses:

It contains above eighty thousand houses, and about six hundred thousand inhabitants.

The new creed, called the King's Book, approved by the houses of convocation, and made the standard of English orthodoxy.

We make fast the doors of our lighted houses against the indigent and the hungry.

The children of sinners become children of abominations, and they that converse near the houses of the ungodly.

The churchyard was partly surrounded by houses, and in 1781 "iron pallisadoes" were affixed to the wall.

In the reign of some of the English kings the demolition of such houses would not have been adjudged treason.

They took their chop or steak at their inn or hotel, or visited the tripe houses.

In some parts of Korea the houses were built of stout timbers, the chinks covered with woven cane and plastered with mud.

The pool was drained in 1866, and, having been filled up, its site will ere long be covered with streets of houses.

As George Eliot says: “We get the fonder of our houses if they have a physiognomy of their own, as our friends have.”