hutment

noun hut·ment \ ˈhət-mənt \

Definition of hutment

1 : a collection of huts : encampment
2 : hut

Examples of hutment in a Sentence

  1. the arriving national guardsmen were forced to live in a hutment until permanent barracks could be constructed

  2. a group of shabby hutments that had been erected to shelter the refugees

First Known Use of hutment

1889

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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