a person whose occupation is painting houses.
[hous-boht] /ˈhaʊsˌboʊt/ noun 1. a flat-bottomed, bargelike fitted for use as a floating dwelling but not for rough water. verb (used without object) 2. to travel or live on a houseboat. /ˈhaʊsˌbəʊt/ noun 1. a stationary boat or barge used as a home n. 1790, from house (n.) + boat (n.).
noun 1. confinement of an arrested person to his or her residence or to a public place, as a hospital, instead of in a jail: He was under house arrest until the day of his trial. noun 1. confinement to one’s own home Forcible detention in one’s house rather than in a prison. House arrest […]
[hous-pur-suh n] /ˈhaʊsˌpɜr sən/ noun 1. someone who manages a household; househusband or .
[hous-fohn] /ˈhaʊsˌfoʊn/ noun 1. a telephone, used for making calls within a hotel or , that does not have a direct line to an exchange and whose calls are routed through the building’s switchboard.