a small, hardy, buffy-brown and gray bird, Passer domesticus, of Europe, introduced into America, Australia, etc.
a small Eurasian weaverbird, Passer domesticus, now established in North America and Australia. It has a brown streaked plumage with grey underparts Also called (US) English sparrow
- House spider
noun 1. any largish dark spider of the genus Tegenaria that is common in houses, such as the cardinal spider
- House style
noun 1. a set of rules concerning spellings, typography, etc, observed by editorial and printing staff in a particular publishing or printing company
noun 1. a surgeon who lives in a hospital in which he or she is on call. noun 1. a house officer working in a surgical as opposed to a medical discipline Compare house physician
[hous-tuh-hous] /ˈhaʊs təˌhaʊs/ adjective 1. conducted from one house to the next: a house-to-house survey. 2. (def 1).