What does open house mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. open house(noun)

    an informal party of people with hospitality for all comers


  1. open house(Noun)

    A house habitually kept open to callers.

  2. open house(Noun)

    An event, often in one's home, at which there are few restrictions regarding who and how many may attend.

  3. open house(Noun)

    An event during which a facility or institution is open to the public for inspection or tour.

  4. open house(Noun)

    A period of time, usually several hours in a day, during which a house which is for sale is open for inspection or tour by interested parties.

  5. open house(Noun)

    A casual school event where the school invites parents or guardians to come and tour their child's school, classrooms, and allow them to meet their child's teachers.


  1. Open House

    Open House was a 2000 novel by U.S. author Elizabeth Berg. It was also an Oprah's Book Club selection in 2000.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of open house in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of open house in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Tessa Thompson:

    Lena was not anywhere present in our group during the countless hours of work for the last two months. We hosted an open house for actresses for red carpet messaging and Lena presence was a surprise to us all, this is a time of reckoning. And for many, a re-education. So many women also have real work to do. I’m afraid it’s too nuanced a conversation to have on this platform. But I hear you, and know that your thoughts and words are not lost on me. It’s been discussed.

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