Definition of housey-housey in English:


Line breaks: housey-housey
Pronunciation: /haʊsɪˈhaʊsi
, həʊzɪˈhəʊzi/
(also housie-housie)


  • old-fashioned term for bingo.
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    • The non-stop spot prizes, raffles, and housie-housie really kept the crowd in top gear all the day.
    • Memories of those days not only include the garden parties, but also housie-housie before a film show in the old Church Hall on the hill.
    • In that period the game was known as tombola, housey-housey or lotto.

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