houseman


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house·man

 (hous′măn′, -mən)
n.
A man employed for cleaning, maintenance, and other general work in a house or hotel.

houseman

(ˈhaʊsmən)
n, pl -men
(Medicine) med a junior doctor who is a member of the medical staff of a hospital. US and Canadian equivalent: intern

house•man

(ˈhaʊsˌmæn, -mən)

n., pl. -men (-ˌmɛn, -mən)
a male servant who performs general duties in a home, hotel, etc.
[1790–1800]

houseman

(hospital) intern
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.houseman - an advanced student or graduate in medicine gaining supervised practical experience (`houseman' is a British term)houseman - an advanced student or graduate in medicine gaining supervised practical experience (`houseman' is a British term)
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
doc, doctor, physician, Dr., MD, medico - a licensed medical practitioner; "I felt so bad I went to see my doctor"

houseman

noun junior doctor, medical officer, house doctor, newly qualified doctor My brother was a houseman at a nearby hospital.
Translations
sekundář
lægekandidat
kórházban bennlakó orvos
læknakandidat
sekundár
pratisyenstajyer doctor

houseman

[ˈhaʊsmən] N (housemen (pl)) (Brit) (in hospital) → interno/a m/f

houseman

[ˈhaʊsmən] n (British) (in hospital)interne mf

houseman

[ˈhaʊsmən] n (-men (pl)) (Brit) (in hospital) → (medico) interno

house

(haus) plural houses (ˈhauziz) noun
1. a building in which people, especially a single family, live. Houses have been built on the outskirts of the town for the workers in the new industrial estate.
2. a place or building used for a particular purpose. a hen-house; a public house.
3. a theatre, or the audience in a theatre. There was a full house for the first night of the play.
4. a family, usually important or noble, including its ancestors and descendants. the house of David.
(hauz) verb
1. to provide with a house, accommodation or shelter. All these people will have to be housed; The animals are housed in the barn.
2. to store or keep somewhere. The electric generator is housed in the garage.
ˈhousing (-ziŋ) noun
1. houses. These flats will provide housing for the immigrants.
2. the hard cover round a machine etc.
ˈhousing benefit noun
a payment given by a government to people who are entitled to it according to certain criteria (eg poverty) when they buy or rent a house, an apartment etc.
house agent (American ˈreal-estate agent)
a person who arranges the sale or letting of houses.
house arrest
a type of arrest in which a person is not allowed to leave his own house. He was kept under house arrest.
ˈhouseboat noun
a type of boat, usually with a flat bottom, which is built to be lived in.
ˈhousebreaker noun
a person who breaks into a house in order to steal.
ˈhousebreaking noun
ˈhouse-fly noun
the common fly, found throughout the world.
ˈhousehold noun
the people who live together in a house, including their servants. How many people are there in this household?
ˈhouseholder noun
the person who owns a house or pays the rent for it.
household word
something which is well-known to everyone. His name is a household word throughout the country.
ˈhousekeeper noun
a person, usually a woman, who is paid to look after the management of a house.
ˈhousekeeping noun
the management of a house.
ˈhouseman noun
a recently qualified doctor who is living in a hospital while working there to complete his training.
ˈhousetrain verb
to train (a dog, cat etc) to be clean inside the house.
ˈhouse-warming noun
a party given after moving into a new house.
adjective
a house-warming party.
ˈhousewife nounplural ˈhousewives
a woman who looks after her house, her husband and her family, and who usually does not have a job outside the home.
ˈhousework noun
the work of keeping a house clean and tidy. My mother has a woman to help her with the housework.
like a house on fire
1. very well. The two children got on with each other like a house on fire.
2. very quickly. I'm getting through this job like a house on fire.
References in classic literature ?
Almost immediately the new houseman, Carl, had come running from the Greystoke house, saying that the girl's mistress wished to speak with her for a moment, and that she was to leave little Jack in his care until she returned.
It was late the following morning that a native houseman knocked upon the door of the room that had been assigned to Mrs.
The houseman is very kind, but he must have his rent.
Playing Lisa Houseman was Brucker's breakout, considering she had only been in a couple TV series beforehand, but she only acted sporadically after the film came out.
Notes: Questions regarding specifications or handling of proposals shall be directed to Robert Houseman, Director of Planning and Development at (603) 569-5970.
11) No one disputed that Welles, as the broadcast's lead producer and director, had asked his co-producer John Houseman to communicate this bulletin idea to one of the writers they worked with, Howard Koch, with the instruction to draft a script in that form.
Gisela Houseman donated $50,000 to Lamar Institute of Technology (Texas) to add to the already-existing Gisela Houseman Scholarship Endowment for scholarships for all educational programs at LIT.
Award-winning Metis artist Will Belcourt and Cree actor Todd Houseman are among eight recent recipients of the 2014 Cultural Diversity in the Arts grant.
YESTERDAY'S SOLUTIONS WEE THINKER ACROSS: 7 Aseptic 9 Union 10 Colin 11 Utopian 12 Duo 13 Cockatoo 16 Houseman 17 Ice 19 Parvenu 21 Nasal 22 Eclat 23 Engross.
While he was hired as our houseman, his skill levels as a landscaper, carpenter, draftsman, plumber and artist make him so much more.
Roseanna Frascona, who plays the show's lead character Frances 'Baby' Houseman, said Newcastle's historic theatre could rival any in London.
Roosevelt's Second New Deal, the FTP employed thousands of artists, including Arthur Miller, Elia Kazan, Orson Welles and John Houseman.