terraced house

noun

British
: a house in a row of houses that shares a wall with the houses next to it

Examples of terraced house in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Shetty did not grow up in poverty, but his terraced house in suburban London looked nothing like his modernist aerie or this Cape Cod-style mansion. Amy Kaufman, Los Angeles Times, 27 Aug. 2023 Ronald Geoffrey Gittins was born in 1939, the middle child between two sisters, and grew up in a small terraced house that was later destroyed as part of Liverpool’s slum clearances. Max Olesker, Longreads, 13 July 2023

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“Terraced house.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/terraced%20house. Accessed 19 Jun. 2024.

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