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house-sitverb [I]

uk   /ˈhaʊs.sɪt/  us   /ˈhaʊs.sɪt/
house-sitter
noun [C] uk   /ˈhaʊsˌsɪt.ər/  us   /ˈhaʊsˌsɪt̬.ɚ/
house-sitting
noun [U] uk   /ˈhaʊsˌsɪt.ɪŋ/  us   /ˈhaʊsˌsɪt̬.ɪŋ/
(Definition of house-sit from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"house-sit" in American English

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house-sitverb [I]

 us   /ˈhɑʊsˌsɪt/
to ​stay in someone’s ​house while the ​person is away in ​order to ​keep it ​safe
(Definition of house-sit from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “house-sit”
in Chinese (Simplified) (房主不在时)替人看家…
in Chinese (Traditional) (屋主不在時)替人看家…
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