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1. housing

noun. ['ˈhaʊzɪŋ'] structures collectively in which people are housed.

Synonyms

  • camp
  • abode
  • mobile home
  • billet
  • block
  • pied-a-terre
  • rattrap
  • condominium
  • dwelling house
  • dwelling
  • living quarters
  • quartering
  • flat
  • youth hostel
  • manufactured home
  • living accommodations
  • hostel
  • structure
  • tract housing
  • habitation
  • domicile
  • student lodging
  • home
  • shelter
  • quarters
  • apartment
  • hospice
  • construction

Antonyms

  • show
  • bring to
  • unfreeze
  • unblock

Etymology

  • housinge (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Housing

  • espousing
  • carousing
  • browsing
  • rousing
  • bowsing
  • arousing

Example sentences of the word housing


1. Noun, singular or mass
According to the HUD, more than one million families live in public housing across the United States.

2. housing

noun. ['ˈhaʊzɪŋ'] stable gear consisting of a decorated covering for a horse, especially (formerly) for a warhorse.

Synonyms

  • caparison
  • bard
  • horsecloth
  • stable gear
  • saddlery
  • tack

Antonyms

  • tasteful
  • unclog
  • free
  • natural object

Etymology

  • housinge (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. housing

noun. ['ˈhaʊzɪŋ'] a protective cover designed to contain or support a mechanical component.

Synonyms

  • console
  • distributor housing
  • casing
  • protection
  • protective cover
  • journal box
  • protective covering
  • lamp housing
  • lamphouse
  • radome
  • cabinet
  • binnacle
  • radar dome
  • case
  • shell
  • crankcase

Antonyms

  • ability
  • tasty
  • bright
  • qualified

Etymology

  • housinge (Middle English (1100-1500))
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