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housing project

noun

Simple Definition of housing project

  • : a group of houses or apartments that are built for poor people

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of housing project

  1. :  a publicly supported and administered housing development planned usually for low-income families

Circa 1937

First Known Use of housing project

circa 1937


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