give someone houseroom


give someone houseroom
give something/​someone houseroom spoken phrase
to keep something or allow something or someone to stay in your house

Their sofa is horrible – I wouldn’t give it houseroom!

Thesaurus: to provide food or accommodationsynonym
Main entry: houseroom

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • give something houseroom — give something/​someone houseroom spoken phrase to keep something or allow something or someone to stay in your house Their sofa is horrible – I wouldn’t give it houseroom! Thesaurus: to provide food or accommodationsynonym Main entry: houseroom …   Useful english dictionary

  • houseroom — UK [ˈhaʊsˌruːm] / US [ˈhaʊsˌrum] / US [ˈhaʊsˌrʊm] noun give something/someone houseroom spoken to keep something or allow something or someone to stay in your house Their sofa is horrible – I wouldn t give it houseroom! …   English dictionary

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