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fraternity house

a house occupied by a college or university fraternity.
Origin of fraternity house
First recorded in 1900-05 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • The senior, in the security of his fraternity house, prolonged the conversation.

    Otherwise Phyllis Meredith Nicholson
  • Pedro, a neighbor of the old days, was his roommate in the fraternity house at Berkeley.


    Allen Chaffee
  • There had been that incident at Trevelyan's fraternity house, too.

    The Seven-Branched Candlestick

    Gilbert W. (Gilbert Wolf) Gabriel
  • It seemed to Hugh that he was shown a photograph of every fraternity house in the country.

    The Plastic Age Percy Marks
  • There was a tea-dance at the fraternity house during Prom week.

    The Plastic Age Percy Marks
  • Custom made it necessary for him to room in the fraternity house.

    The Plastic Age Percy Marks
  • She continued to banter him until they reached the fraternity house.

    The Plastic Age Percy Marks
  • It's going on in every fraternity house, every 'prep school' dormitory in America.

    Sylvia's Marriage Upton Sinclair
  • A group of men would rush out of a dormitory or fraternity house yelling, "Peerade, peerade!"

    The Plastic Age Percy Marks

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