Definition of house guest in English:

house guest

Syllabification: house guest
(also houseguest)


  • A guest staying for some days in a private house.
    More example sentences
    • Presumably it can't interfere with my choice of dinner guests or house guests - or, most of us, would think, roommates who would share a two-bedroom apartment.
    • They had two house guests staying over night; the gentleman had come to town to give a talk at the Georges' church, and his wife was along for the fun.
    • This weekend we have three house guests staying with us.

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