doss-house

noun
\ ˈdȯs-ˌhau̇s How to pronounce doss-house (audio) , ˈdäs- \

Definition of doss-house

chiefly British
: a cheap rooming house or hotel

First Known Use of doss-house

1888, in the meaning defined above

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“Doss-house.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/doss-house. Accessed 3 Jul. 2022.

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