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Webster 1913 Edition


outhouse

out′houseˊ

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Noun.
1.
A small house or building at a little distance from the main house; an outbuilding.

Webster 1828 Edition


Outhouse

OUT'HOUSE

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Noun.
A small house or building at a little distance from the main house.

Definition 2021


outhouse

outhouse

English

An outhouse marked WC

Noun

outhouse (plural outhouses)

  1. (Canada, US) An outbuildingtypically permanentcontaining a toilet or seat over a cesspit.
  2. (dated) Any outbuilding: any small structure located apart from a main building.

Synonyms

  • (outer building used for urination and defecation): See Wikisaurus:bathroom
  • (any small outer building): See outbuilding

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