House and Place


House noun - The place where one lives.
Usage example: come over to my house for supper so I can show off my new stove

Place is a synonym for house in protection topic. In some cases you can use "Place" instead the word "House" as a noun or a verb, when it comes to topics like residence.


Place noun - A building, room, or suite of rooms occupied by a service business.
Usage example: we're going to our favorite place to eat

House is a synonym for place in home topic. You can use "House" instead the word "Place" as a noun or a verb, if it concerns topics such as protection, function, lodge, building.

Nearby Words: placed, placement, placing, placer, placet

How words are described

nice nice house nice place
safe safe house safe place
particular particular house particular place
normal normal house normal place
Other adjectives: common, public, certain, original, single, actual, entire, real, large, great, wrong, beautiful, new, former, next, strange, last, different.

Common collocations

soul house soul place soul
people house people place people
body house body place body
characters house characters place characters
Other words: head, child, times, weapons.

Both words in one sentence

  • Anime / Kantai Collection This doubles as a regular bath house and a place for damaged fleet girls to get repaired.
  • Men Can't Keep House After being arrested the house pretty much goes to hell, with garbage all over the place, Stewie not getting a diaper change in god-knows-how long, and wild animals coming into the house.
  • Haunted House Both times, the main cast is only called in to see why the house is haunted - they never get the house itself (they have their own place already, anyways).
    Source: Haunted House
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