House Poor

Business / Finance / House Poor: An investment banking firm whose business it is to underwrite stock or bond issues and offer the securities to the public.

Other Words for House

House Noun Synonyms: legislature, legislative body, congress, parliament, assembly, council, diet
House Verb Synonyms: family, line, lineage, dynasty, clan, ancestry, strain, race, blood, descendants, forebears
House Adverb Synonyms: residence, dwelling, dwelling-place, home, abode, household, homestead, domicile, lodging(s), quarters, building, edifice

Other Words for Poor

Poor Adjective Synonyms: barren, unproductive, unfruitful, fruitless, infertile, sterile, depleted, exhausted, impoverished
Poor Noun Synonyms: needy, destitute, indigent, in want, in need, penniless, poverty-stricken, impoverished, badly off, necessitous, poor as a church-mouse, straitened, pinched, in reduced circumstances, impecunious, financially embarrassed, down and out, out of pocket
Poor Verb Synonyms: low, bad, skimpy, meager, scant, scanty, inadequate, deficient, insufficient, sparse

House Rules

Business / Finance / House Rules: People who are short on cash because most of their money is tied up in their homes are 'house poor.' MORE


Life Style / Coffee / Poor: Qualifies a coffee of really common flavor. MORE

Placidean Houses

Science / Astrology / Placidean Houses: The house system devised by the Spanish monk, Placidus de Tito (seventeenth century). Placidus' system, still widely used today, is based on the trisection of nocturnal and diurnal semi-arcs. The time MORE

Part Of The Building or House

Entertainment / Bowling / Part Of The Building or House: Said of the 7 or 10 pin when it remains solidly standing after an apparently perfect hit. Used in a phrase such as, That pin must be part of the building. MORE


Health / Yoga / Poornima : Full moon night. MORE


Entertainment / Bowling / Powerhouse: A ball thrown very fast and with a lot of action, resulting in an unmistakable strike. MORE