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House of Commons one of the houses of the British and Canadian parliaments. Members are elected by the people.
House of Lords one of the houses of the British parliament, made up of nobles and certain religious leaders. Members are not elected.
House of Representatives the lower legislative house in many governments, including the United States, most U.S. states, and countries such as Mexico and Japan.
houseplant a plant grown indoors, especially as decoration.
housewife a married woman whose main work is taking care of the cooking, cleaning, and other duties of her family's household.
housework the work of taking care of a household, especially cleaning inside the house.
housing a shelter or place to live. [3 definitions]
hovel a small, uncomfortable, dirty house or hut.
hover to stay hanging in the air, often by quick flapping or spinning. [2 definitions]
how by what manner or means. [7 definitions]
how about what is your wish about having or doing.
how come (informal) why is it that.
how'd shortened form of "how did" or "how would."
howdy "Hello"; "How are you?"
however in spite of that; yet. [3 definitions]
howl to utter or make a long, loud, sad sound like that of a wolf or dog. [4 definitions]
hr. an abbreviation for hour or hours.
ht. an abbreviation for height.
html abbreviation for "hypertext markup language," a computer language used to create documents on the World Wide Web.
Huang He River a major river of China that begins in the mountains of the west and flows mostly eastward. It is also known as the Yellow River.
hub the turning center part of a wheel to which spokes and other parts are connected. [2 definitions]