Meaning of “boathouse” in the English Dictionary

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"boathouse" in British English

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boathousenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈbəʊt.haʊs/ us /ˈboʊt.haʊs/

Examples from literature

  • Early the next afternoon Brown descended the path to the boathouse. 
  • He waded to the shore and strode rapidly back toward the boathouse. 
  • Stable lofts and old boathouses along the shore blossomed into studios. 
  • The boathouse was a little building on the beach at the foot of the bluff below the house. 
  • There isn't a boathouse or fisherman's hut nearer than two miles. 

(Definition of “boathouse” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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