house party

noun
Updated on: 15 Apr 2018

Definition of house party

: a party lasting over one or more nights at a residence (such as a home or fraternity house)

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First Known Use of house party

1827

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Definition of house party for English Language Learners

  • : a large party at someone's house that usually lasts for several days


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