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Translation of "house" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

house

noun (HOME)     /haʊs/ ( plural houses /ˈhaʊzɪz/)
[C] a building which 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 UK in/ US on Cross Street. 她住在十字街上的一所小房子里 →  See also farmhouse noun , roadhouse Houses and homes
[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! Groups of people
[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 Animal dwellings - naturalAnimal Dwellings - man-made
[C] a building or part of a building which 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 Houses and homes
(Definition of house noun (HOME) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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