house-builder house-builder


  • (n) someone who builds houses as a business


  1. Long Island's William Levitt, who was easily the house-builder of the year, announced he had built 4,604 houses by year's end.
  2. Off the road he divided his time between the houses of his father Wally, a computer systems analyst and sometime house-builder who lives in Van Nuys, Calif.
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untenable untenable
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