Meaning of “hut” in the English Dictionary

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"hut" in British English

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hutnoun [ C ]

uk /hʌt/ us /hʌt/

B1 a small, simple building, usually consisting of one room:

a mountain hut
a row of beach huts

More examples

  • We spent the night in a flimsy wooden hut.
  • Modern houses have replaced the one-room mud huts with grass roofs that had been home to generations of peasants.

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

"hut" in American English

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hutnoun [ C ]

us /hʌt/

a small, simple house or shelter:

a thatched hut

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