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house party

Syllabification: house par·ty

Definition of house party in English:


A party at which the guests stay at a house overnight or for a few days.
Example sentences
  • They'd ended up in Middlesburg and saw a big house party in progress.
  • We've had reports of such attacks in everything from house parties to dinner parties.
  • I was fascinated by the scene in the film in which the servants crowd in to listen to Ivor Novello while the house party guests find him boring.

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