terraced house

noun (C) BrE a house which is part of a row of houses that are joined together; row house AmE

Longman dictionary of contemporary English. 2004.

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  • terraced house — terraced houses N COUNT A terraced house or a terrace house is one of a row of similar houses joined together by their side walls. [BRIT] (in AM, use row house) …   English dictionary

  • terraced house — n BrE a house which is part of a row of houses that are joined together American Equivalent: row house …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • terraced house — terraced ,house noun count BRITISH a ROW HOUSE …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Terraced house — In architecture and city planning, a terrace(d) or row house or townhouse (though the latter term can also refer to patio houses) is a style of housing in use since the late 17th century, where a row of identical or mirror image houses share side …   Wikipedia

  • terraced house — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms terraced house : singular terraced house plural terraced houses British a house in a row of similar houses joined together on both sides. The American word is row house …   English dictionary

  • terraced house — noun a house that is part of a terrace • Regions: ↑United Kingdom, ↑UK, ↑U.K., ↑Britain, ↑United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, ↑Great Britain • Hypernyms: ↑row house, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Terraced house — En inglés, se utilizan los términos terrace(d) house, row house y townhouse en arquitectura y planeamiento urbano para designar un tipo de casas originado a finales del siglo XVII, en el cual un grupo de casas idénticas compartes sus paredes… …   Wikipedia Español

  • terraced house — noun A type of house which shares both sidewalls with the adjacent houses. Typical of Victorian and Edwardian housing in English cities. Syn: rowhouse …   Wiktionary

  • terraced house — [ˈterəst ˌhaʊs] noun [C] British a house in a row of houses that are joined together …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • house — house1 W1S1 [haus] n plural houses [ˈhauzız] ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(where someone lives)¦ 2¦(building)¦ 3¦(government)¦ 4¦(company)¦ 5¦(theatre)¦ 6 in house 7 put/set/get your (own) house in order 8 bring the house down …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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