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Definition of "housewarming" []

  • A celebration of the occupancy of a new home. (noun)
  • A party given after moving into a new home (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • (as modifier) (noun)

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Use "housewarming" in a sentence
  • "It could scarce be called a housewarming; for there was, of course, no fire, and with the two open doors and the open window gaping on the night, like breaches in a fortress, it began to grow rapidly chill."
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  • "We're taking him sheets as a 'housewarming' gift, isn't that clever?"