White House

noun \-ˌhau̇s\

Definition of White House

  1. 1 :  a residence of the president of the U.S.

  2. 2 :  the executive department of the U.S. government

Origin and Etymology of white house

the White House, mansion in Washington, D.C., assigned to the use of the president of the U.S.

First Known Use: 1811

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