Definition of house-proud in English:

Share this entry

house-proud

Pronunciation: /ˈhaʊspraʊd/

adjective

Attentive to, or preoccupied with, the care and appearance of one’s home: I used to tease her about being so house-proud
More example sentences
  • Overall, it appears that the majority of residents in Kiltimagh are quite house-proud and take a lot of care of their own premises.
  • I am super, super house-proud and the last thing I want is mess.
  • I'm house-proud anyway but it has been mad rushing around making everything right for the TV cameras.
Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.