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1. public-service_corporation

noun. a company that performs a public service; subject to government regulation.

Synonyms

  • phone company
  • gas service
  • phone service
  • water company
  • public utility
  • light company
  • bus company
  • service
  • utility
  • waterworks
  • electric company
  • power company
  • power service
  • bus service
  • telephone company
  • telco
  • telephone service
  • gas company

Antonyms

  • malfunction
  • inactivity
  • impracticality
  • impracticability

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Example sentences of the word public-housing


1. Noun Phrase
Bring all of your documentation, along with your cover letter, to your local public housing assistance office.

2. public-relations_campaign

noun. an advertising campaign intended to improve public relations.

Synonyms

  • advertising campaign
  • ad blitz

3. public-spirited

adjective. ['ˈpʌblɪkˈspɪrɪtəd'] showing unselfish interest in the public welfare.

Antonyms

  • egoistic

4. 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))

5. 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))

6. 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))

7. public

adjective. ['ˈpʌblɪk'] not private; open to or concerning the people as a whole.

Synonyms

  • state-supported
  • in the public eye
  • open
  • exoteric
  • national
  • unexclusive
  • overt
  • semipublic

Antonyms

  • private
  • esoteric
  • unfree
  • classified

Etymology

  • publik (Anglo-Norman)

8. public

noun. ['ˈpʌblɪk'] people in general considered as a whole.

Synonyms

  • people
  • admass
  • world
  • populace

Antonyms

  • bar
  • seal
  • close
  • bolt

Etymology

  • publik (Anglo-Norman)

9. public

adjective. ['ˈpʌblɪk'] affecting the people or community as a whole.

Antonyms

  • restricted

Etymology

  • publik (Anglo-Norman)

10. public

noun. ['ˈpʌblɪk'] a body of people sharing some common interest.

Antonyms

  • cork

Etymology

  • publik (Anglo-Norman)
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