specialty of the house

Definition of specialty of the house

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

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  a distinctive mark or quality

    :  a special object or class of objects: such as

    :  a legal agreement embodied in a sealed instrument

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

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

    :  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

    :  to store in a building

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

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