house of worship
n.
A church or other building used for religious services.

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  • house church — or house group noun A group of Christians meeting, usu in a house, for worship, prayer, Bible study, etc, usu in addition to Sunday church worship • • • Main Entry: ↑house * * * n. 1) a charismatic church independent of traditional denominations… …   Useful english dictionary

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  • house — [hous; ] for v. [ houz] n. pl. houses [hou′ziz] [ME hous < OE hus, akin to Ger haus (OHG hūs) < IE * (s)keus < base * (s)keu , to cover, conceal > SKY] 1. a building for human beings to live in; specif., a) the building or part of a… …   English World dictionary

  • house of God — noun any building where congregations gather for prayer • Syn: ↑place of worship, ↑house of prayer, ↑house of worship • Hypernyms: ↑building, ↑edifice • Hyponyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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