Translation of "house" - English-Japanese dictionary


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

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

家, 住宅
We went to my aunt’s house for dinner.
on the house

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

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.

I was worried that they wouldn’t like each other, but in fact they’re getting on like a house on fire.

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