dollhouse

play
noun doll·house \ˈdäl-ˌhau̇s, ˈdȯl-\
variants: or less commonly

doll's house

or

dolls' house

Definition of dollhouse

  1. 1 :  a child's small-scale toy house

  2. 2 :  a dwelling so small as to suggest a house for dolls

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1783

First Known Use of dollhouse

1783


DOLLHOUSE Defined for English Language Learners

dollhouse

play
noun

Definition of dollhouse for English Language Learners

  • : a small toy house that is used by children for playing with dolls

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