boathouse

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noun boat·house \-ˌhau̇s\

Definition of boathouse

  1. :  a building to house and protect boats

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First Known Use of boathouse

1625


BOATHOUSE Defined for English Language Learners

boathouse

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Definition of boathouse for English Language Learners

  • : a small building that is used for storing boats near a river or lake


BOATHOUSE Defined for Kids

boathouse

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noun boat·house \ˈbōt-ˌhau̇s\

Definition of boathouse for Students

  1. :  a house or shelter for boats

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