Translation of "house" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

house

noun uk /haʊs/ us /haʊs/ plural houses uk /ˈhaʊzɪz/ us
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A1 [ C ] a building that people, usually one family, live in

房屋,住宅
a detached/semi-detached house 独立式/半独立式住宅
to buy/rent a house 买/租房子
house prices 房价
She lives in a little house in (US on) Cross Street. 她住在十字街上的一所小房子里
→ See also farmhouse noun , roadhouse

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

住在一所房子里的人;全家人
Try not to wake the whole house when you come in! 你进来的时候不要把全家人都吵醒!

[ C ] a building where animals are kept

动物的笼舍
the monkey/lion house at the zoo 动物园里猴子/狮子的笼舍
a hen house 鸡舍
PUBLIC BUILDING

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

(有特定用途的)大楼,大厦
the Sydney Opera House 悉尼歌剧院
Broadcasting House 广播电台大楼
BUSINESS 公司

a company that is involved in a particular area of business

(尤指出版图书或设计服装的)公司,机构,商行
a publishing house 出版社
a fashion house 时装屋
UK a curry house (= a South Asian restaurant) 咖喱屋(或餐厅)
MUSIC 音乐

[ U ] also house music popular dance music with a fast regular beat, usually produced on electronic equipment

豪斯音乐,货仓音乐(电子乐器演奏的一种快节奏的流行音乐)
House music first appeared in the late 1980s. 豪斯音乐最早出现于20世纪80年代晚期。
SCHOOL GROUP 学校里的小组

[ C ] UK any of a small number of groups that the children in a school are put in for sports and other competitions

(学校里为进行比赛而分成的)组
an inter-house hockey match 校内小组之间的足球赛
FAMILY 家庭

[ C ] UK an important family, especially a royal one

家族;(尤指)皇室
The British Royal Family belong to the House of Windsor. 英国王室属于温莎家族。
POLITICS 政治

[ C ] an organization that makes laws, or its meeting place

议会;议院
the House

the members of the organization that makes laws

议员
The House began debating the proposal at 3 p.m. 议员们于下午3点开始了会议/凌晨两点结束会议。
→ See also the House of Commons , the House of Lords , the House of Representatives

[ S ] the group of people who suggest a subject for a debate

辩论的发起方
The motion for tonight's debate is, "This house believes that capital punishment should be abolished." 今晚的辩题是“正方认为应该废除死刑。”
PEOPLE AT THEATRE 剧院

C2 [ C ] the people watching a performance, especially in a theatre

观众,(尤指)剧院观众
The opera played to a full/packed house. 该歌剧演出时观众爆满。
verb [ T ] uk /haʊz/ us /haʊz/

C2 to give a person or animal a place to live, or to provide space for something

为…提供住处,收容;为…提供空间
It will be difficult to house all the refugees. 收容所有的难民将会很困难。
The museum houses the biggest collection of antique toys in Europe. 这家博物馆所收藏的古董玩具是全欧洲最多的。

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