the House


: the larger part of the U.S. Congress or of the Parliament of Australia or New Zealand : the House of Representatives

Examples of the House in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Her currently sits on the House Judiciary and Natural Resources Committees. Victor Hagan, USA TODAY, 16 July 2024 The chair of the House oversight committee also asked Cheatle to testify at a hearing on July 22. Democrat-Gazette Staff From Wire Reports,, 15 July 2024 The Stopping Harmful Offers on Platforms by Screening Against Fakes in E-Commerce Act (SHOP SAFE Act) recently advanced to the House of Representatives. Meghan Hall, Sourcing Journal, 15 July 2024 In August 2011, eight months after the shooting, a visibly frail Giffords took her seat on the floor of the House of Representatives. Sean Holstege, The Arizona Republic, 13 July 2024 See all Example Sentences for the House 

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“The House.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Jul. 2024.

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