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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A person who occupies a dwelling to provide security while the tenant is away.

Usage examples (32)
  • Are you looking to rent your home, or looking for a house-sitter?
  • Sometimes people just want a reliable house-sitter for a certain time period.
  • So if anyone out there on the planet needs a house-sitter in the near future, please let me know.
  • One of our cats was let out by the house-sitter at Christmas, and it took more than a week to find him. for more
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