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on the house

Definition of on the house

  1. :  without charge :  free <The drinks are on the house.>



Word by Word Definitions

houseplay
  1. :  a building that serves as living quarters for one or a few families :  home

    :  a shelter or refuge (as a nest or den) of a wild animal

    :  a natural covering (as a test or shell) that encloses and protects an animal or a colony of zooids

  1. :  to provide with living quarters or shelter

    :  to store in a house

    :  to encase, enclose, or shelter as if by putting in a house


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