Definition of “house-sit” - English Dictionary

“house-sit” in British English

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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)