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How to use houseful in a sentence
That means that at some point, what’s now a houseful of ski bums is going to be the high-rent, corporately owned antithesis of everything they love.
Raising a houseful of kids mostly on her own was enough of a challenge, without throwing ooh-la-la gourmet cooking into the mix.
It is always a compliment to be asked to a small party; whereas, if you have a houseful it doesnt matter who is there.The Angel of Pain|E. F. Benson
There was no regular coming out in almost bridal array, with a grand tea and a houseful of flowers.A Little Girl in Old Salem|Amanda Minnie Douglas
You don't seem to know, Norcott, that you 've got a houseful of the most insolent servants in Christendom.That Boy Of Norcott's|Charles James Lever
With such a houseful of people, the cook was worked to the bone; but she gloried in it, and cackled harder than ever.The Fat of the Land|John Williams Streeter
In this untoward event the father has something more on his hands than merely a houseful of daughters to dispose of.The Soul of the Far East|Percival Lowell