third house

noun

Definition of third house

: a legislative lobby

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In July, Trump sued to block the application of a new state law in New York that could allow a third House committee to obtain his state tax returns. Michael R. Sisak And Bernard Condon, chicagotribune.com, "New York prosecutors subpoena Trump’s tax returns," 16 Sep. 2019 Firefighters arrived to find two houses on fire, with the flames beginning to spread to a third house, according to the Loudoun County Fire Department. Washington Post, "Man slain in Southeast D.C., police say," 1 Aug. 2019 Casten becomes the third House Democrat from a competitive district to back an impeachment inquiry in recent days, joining U.S. Reps. Rick Pearson, chicagotribune.com, "U.S. Rep. Sean Casten backs Trump impeachment inquiry, sparking campaign issue in once strongly Republican district," 19 June 2019 The 3rd House Communication, transportation, and local community are all governed by the third house. Aliza Kelly Faragher, Allure, "The 12 Astrological Houses: Interpreting Your Birth Chart Beyond the Zodiac," 6 Oct. 2018 Twisted metal comes up off the bottom just in front of the third house north of the curve on A1A. The shipwreck is popular among sea anglers. John Christopher Fine, sun-sentinel.com, "Boynton Beach’s maritime past lives on with Lofthus shipwreck," 21 June 2019 The property is also permitted for a third house of about 34,500 square feet, Ms. Conley said. Candace Taylor, WSJ, "Relisted Newport Estate Seeks to be Rhode Island’s Priciest Home," 28 June 2018 There’s also a third house (dubbed the Summer House) which is located beside a shell path. Dave Quinn, PEOPLE.com, "Ben Affleck Is Selling His 87-Acre Private Georgia Island Compound for $8.9 Million," 1 June 2018 Taurus energy activates your third house, the area of your chart connected to friends, peers, and the local community. Aliza Kelly Faragher, Allure, "What May's Pisces Horoscope Means for You," 26 Apr. 2018

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First Known Use of third house

1841, in the meaning defined above

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