doghouse

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noun dog·house \ˈdȯg-ˌhau̇s\

Definition of doghouse

  1. 1 :  a shelter for a dog

  2. 2 :  a state of disfavor —often used in the phrase in the doghouse

1594

First Known Use of doghouse

1594



DOGHOUSE Defined for English Language Learners

doghouse

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noun dog·house \ˈdȯg-ˌhau̇s\

Definition of doghouse for English Language Learners

  • : an outdoor shelter with a roof for a dog


DOGHOUSE Defined for Kids

doghouse

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noun dog·house \ˈdȯg-ˌhau̇s\

Definition of doghouse for Students

  1. :  a shelter for a dog

in the doghouse

  1. :  in trouble over some wrongdoing


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