from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun An obsolete or provincial plural of house.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun Plural form of house.


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  • ‘D’you marvel that I love it?’ said Hal, in a whisper. ‘What can town folk know of the nature of housen — or land?’

    Hal o' the Draft, from "Puck of Pook's Hill" by Rudyard Kipling.

    April 21, 2008