housing starts

Definition of housing starts

  1. :  the number of new houses that people started to build Housing starts declined in September.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  shelter, lodging

    :  dwellings provided for people

    :  a niche for a sculpture

  1. :  caparison

startplay starts
  1. :  to move suddenly and violently :  spring

    :  to react with a sudden brief involuntary movement

    :  to issue with sudden force

  1. :  a sudden involuntary bodily movement or reaction

    :  a brief and sudden action or movement

    :  a sudden capricious impulse or outburst

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