specialty of the house

noun phrase
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of specialty of the house

:a special dish that is featured in a restaurant
  • Oyster stew is a specialty of the house.

Word by Word Definitions

specialty play
  1. : a distinctive mark or quality

  2. : a special object or class of objects: such as

  3. : a legal agreement embodied in a sealed instrument

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

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

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

  1. : to provide with living quarters or shelter

  2. : to store in a building

  3. : to encase, enclose, or shelter as if by putting in a house (see 1house)


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