houses (part of speech: noun)
occupies (part of speech: verb)
- The carriage passed through the town, and beyond the last houses of Garavan the night was blacker than before. - "The Guests Of Hercules", C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson.
- Mrs. Maroney and the gentleman soon came out; he bade her good- bye, and she drove to several business- houses in the city. - "The Expressman and the Detective", Allan Pinkerton.
- " Oh, they meet around at one another's houses," Mac explained as we went up the steps. - "The Professor's Mystery", Wells Hastings Brian Hooker.