Translation of "house" - English-Italian dictionary


noun uk /haʊs/ us /hɑʊs/ plural houses /ˈhaʊzɪz/

A1 a building where people live, usually one family or group

We went to my aunt’s house for dinner. Siamo andati a cena a casa di mia zia.
on the house

If food or drink is on the house in a bar or restaurant, it is free.

offerto dalla casa
get on like a house on fire

If two people get on like a house on fire, they like each other very much and become friends very quickly.

andare d’amore e d’accordo
I was worried that they wouldn’t like each other, but in fact they’re getting on like a house on fire. Ero preoccupato che non si sarebbero piaciuti ma in realtà vanno molto d’accordo.

(Translation of “house” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)