Meaning of “shack” in the English Dictionary

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"shack" in British English

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shacknoun [ C ]

uk /ʃæk/ us /ʃæk/

a very simple and small building made from pieces of wood, metal, or other materials

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

"shack" in American English

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shacknoun [ C ]

us /ʃæk/

a simple, small building:

The family lived in a one-room shack.

(Definition of “shack” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)