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Results for: someone who builds housesTranslations: 1 - 30 of 46
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ant that builds with wood chipswood ant
area of houseshousing development
argue noisily, horizontal line; journey in a rowboat; instance of paddling; argument, quarrel; noise, ruckus, line of seats, line of things, loud fight, narrow street between lines of houses, paddle, propel a boat with oars; rebuke, scold, reprimand (B...row
artist who paints; one who covers surfaces with paint (especially professionally); mooring rope (Nautical), mountain lion, rope for tying up a boat, somebody who paints houses, somebody who paints picturespainter
be shill, one who poses as a customer in order to lure other customers (in gambling houses, games of chance, etc.), pretended customer or gambler, promote as shill, self-interested promotershill
bee that builds clay nestsmason bee
being developed, developing of something, elaboration of musical theme, event causing change, evolvement, gradual growth, evolution, maturation; progression, houses or other buildings, musical section where theme is developeddevelopment
bird commonly found in gardens, any bird that visits nears houses, convict, inept recruit, soldier assigned menial dutiesyardbird
bird that builds elaborate structuresbowerbird
breaking and entering, act of breaking into a house intending to steal something; demolition of old homes, burglary; dismantling or demolishing of old houseshousebreaking
builder of steeples, one who builds and repairs tall structures such as steeplessteeplejack
builder, someone or something which buildsconstructor
building for law court, building that houses a court of law, county government buildingcourthouse
building that houses firefighters and their equipment, fire stationfirehouse
building which houses a state legislaturecapitol
building which houses guards while they are on duty, military buildingguardhouse
constructor, one who builds; application to build a customized glossary to be used in Babylon-Pro, detergent additive, somebody who buildsbuilder
covering all houses in area, covering whole journeydoor-to-door
designer, builder, or maintainer of mills, one who builds or establishes millsmillwright
dirt dauber, wasp that builds pot-shaped nestpotter wasp
dome-shaped radar housing, dome-shaped structure which houses a radar antennaradome
Federal Housing Administration, Federal Housing Administration; U.S. government program which insures home loans and assists first time buyers to purchase houses, Future Homemakers of AmericaFHA
group of houses which make up a distinct region; local area, surroundingsneighborhood (Amer.)
group of houses which make up a distinct region; local area, surroundings (also neighborhood)neighbourhood (Brit.)
house divided into two in order to inhabit two families, partially detached, partially separated; sharing a common wall (about houses), semidetached house, sharing a wallsemidetached
insane asylum, institution which treats and houses people with mental disorders; wild and disordered place, place characterized by noise and confusionmadhouse
insect that builds webweb spinner
mixture of size and whiting (used as base paint in painting houses etc.)clearcole
mud dauber, wasp that builds nests with mudmud wasp
of towns, resident of a town, townsman, town dweller, urban, of a town (often of a town which houses a college or university)oppidan
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