Translation of "house" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


noun (HOME) uk us /haʊs/ (plural houses /ˈhaʊzɪz/)

[ C ] a building which people, usually one family, live in

a detached/semi-detached house 獨立式/半獨立式住宅
to buy/rent a house 買/租房子
house prices 房價
She lives in a little house UK in/US on Cross Street. 她住在十字街上的一間小房子裡。
→ See also farmhouse noun , roadhouse

[ C usually singular ] all the people living in a house

Try not to wake the whole house when you come in! 你進來的時候不要把全家人都吵醒!

[ C ] a building where animals are kept

the monkey/lion house at the zoo 動物園裡猴子/獅子的籠舍
a hen house 雞舍

[ C ] a building or part of a building which is used for a special purpose

the Sydney Opera House 雪梨歌劇院
Broadcasting House 廣播電台大樓

(Translation of “house noun (HOME)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)