- nounthe federal agency in the Department of Housing and Urban Development that insures residential mortgages• Syn: ↑Federal Housing Administration
* * *1. Farmers' Home Administration.2. Federal Housing Administration.3. Future Homemakers of America.
* * *FHA (no periods),1. Federal Housing Administration (an agency of the federal government that insures loans made by private individuals or companies for approved home construction or improvement).2. Future Homemakers of America (a national organization of high-school girls studying or interested in homemaking).
* * *abbr.■ Federal Housing Administration■ Future Homemakers of America
Useful english dictionary. 2012.