Meaning of “cowshed” in the English Dictionary


"cowshed" in English

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cowshednoun [ C ]

uk /ˈkaʊ.ʃed/ us /ˈkaʊ.ʃed/

Examples from literature

  • Both stables and cowsheds had been carefully swept across the yard. 
  • He slept in open fields, in cowsheds, in haystacks, occasionally finding lodging in a convent. 
  • The men were in the cowsheds. 
  • The path, after passing the cowshed, bisected the plantation. 
  • There were two cowsheds, one on either side of the barn. 

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