unhouse

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

un- +‎ house

Verb[edit]

unhouse (third-person singular simple present unhouses, present participle unhousing, simple past and past participle unhoused)

  1. (transitive) To remove (someone's or something's) from (someones' or something's) house or housing.
    • 2007, Tony Cohan, Mexican Days: Journeys Into the Heart of Mexico, page 109:
      When a rock band began to unhouse its instruments on a riser beneath the bell tower, ....
  2. (transitive) To take away a house from.

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