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A celebration of the occupancy of a new home.


(ˈhaʊsˌwɔr mɪŋ)

a party to celebrate a person's or family's move to a new home.
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Noun1.housewarming - a party of people assembled to celebrate moving into a new home
party - a group of people gathered together for pleasure; "she joined the party after dinner"


house-warming [ˈhaʊswɔːrmɪŋ] npendaison f de crémaillèrehousewarming party house-warming party npendaison f de crémaillère
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Following the housewarming, which was accomplished by means of seal-oil and a wick made from cotton calking, came the hunting for our winter's meat and the building of the second hut.
We held a housewarming in my hut the night it was roofed.
Ferguson came over to celebrate the housewarming that followed the achievement of the great stone fireplace.
With both home and garden areas, HGTV's housewarming event will be open to the public, treating all visitors to more than a few items up for grabs as well as providing creative tips for homely touches.
She explained that housewarming is the key concept inspiring 2017 trends and that grounded living is "the translation of this influence into tangible designs" in the market.
00pm The residents attend a housewarming party thrown by gay newcomers Matt and Seb.
Pretty sure you are excited to invite your family, relatives and friends to come to a housewarming party.
Whenever people move house, the first question they're asked is: "When are you having your housewarming party?
The offer includes a reservation fee of PS99, free carpets, a washer/dryer, an oven and hob as well as a fridge - so all you'll need to worry about is the housewarming.
Natalia Osipova and Ivan Vasiliev make a one-night-only, megawatt guest-star turn in Ratmansky's Flames of Paris, which has been sold out for months--a housewarming party of sorts for Osipova, who joins The Royal Ballet as a principal dancer for the upcoming season.
X Factor's Tulisa, 24, went along to the housewarming last week, tweeting: "party party woop woop.
WHEN Bollywood star Imran Khan and his wife Avantika moved from a rented flat into the Khans' renovated family bungalow recently, they celebrated it with a grand housewarming bash for the entire film fraternity.