house-to-house


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house-to-house

adj
made to or made of all the houses in an area, one after another
adv
to all the houses in an area, one after another

house′-to-house′



adj.
1. conducted from one house to the next: a house-to-house survey.
[1855–60]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.house-to-house - omitting no one; from the door of one house to that of the next; "a door-to-door campaign"; "house-to-house coverage"
comprehensive - including all or everything; "comprehensive coverage"; "a comprehensive history of the revolution"; "a comprehensive survey"; "a comprehensive education"
Translations

house-to-house

[ˈhaʊstəˈhaʊs] ADJde casa en casa
to conduct house-to-house enquirieshacer investigaciones de casa en casa

house-to-house

[ˌhaʊstəˈhaʊs] adj (search) → casa per casa; (collection) → porta a porta
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