Definition of public housing noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


public housing

BrE BrE//ˌpʌblɪk ˈhaʊzɪŋ//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌpʌblɪk ˈhaʊzɪŋ//
[uncountable] Helping others
jump to other results
(in the US) houses and flats/apartments that are built by the government for people who do not have enough money to pay for private accommodation See related entries: Helping others
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: public housing