a dark brown cricket, Acheta domesticus, having a light-colored head with dark crossbands, commonly occurring throughout North America and Europe, where it may be an indoor pest.
noun 1. a black and gray crow, Corvus splendens, of India.
noun 1. . noun 1. Theater. a curtain for closing the proscenium opening between acts or scenes.
[noun, adjective hous; verb houz] /noun, adjective haʊs; verb haʊz/ noun, plural houses [hou-ziz] /ˈhaʊ zɪz/ (Show IPA) 1. a building in which people live; residence for human beings. 2. a household. 3. (often initial capital letter) a family, including ancestors and descendants: the great houses of France; the House of Hapsburg. 4. a building […]
noun 1. an employee of a department store, hotel, etc., employed to prevent thefts, violations of regulations, or other forms of misconduct on the part of patrons.