1. housetop the roof of a house
  2. hostile characterized by enmity or ill will
  3. house-to-house omitting no one
  4. hospice a lodging for travelers
  5. steps the course along which a person has walked or is walking in
  6. Louis the Pious third son of Charlemagne and king of France and Germany and Holy Roman Emperor (778-840)
  7. stops a gambling card game in which chips are placed on the ace and king and queen and jack of separate suits (taken from a separate deck); a player plays the lowest card of a suit in his hand and successively higher cards are played until the sequence stops; the player who plays a card matching one in the layout wins all the chips on that card
  8. house dick a private detective employed by a hotel or retail store
  9. housekeep maintain a household
  10. dubious fraught with uncertainty or doubt
  11. hosepipe a flexible pipe for conveying a liquid or gas
  12. hastiness overly eager speed (and possible carelessness)
  13. boisterous marked by exuberance and high spirits
  14. housekeeper a servant who is employed to perform domestic task in a household
  15. Haematopus oystercatchers
  16. postpose place after another constituent in the sentence
  17. sea steps ladder to be lowered over a ship's side for coming aboard
  18. house mouse brownish-grey Old World mouse now a common household pest worldwide
  19. high status a position of superior status
  20. houselights lights that illuminate the audience's part of a theater or other auditorium