playhouse

play
noun play·house \-ˌhau̇s\

Definition of playhouse

  1. 1 :  theater

  2. 2 :  a small house for children to play in

Examples of playhouse in a Sentence

  1. they're renovating the old playhouse and adding extra screens

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First Known Use of playhouse

before 12th century


PLAYHOUSE Defined for English Language Learners

playhouse

play
noun

Definition of playhouse for English Language Learners

  • : a small house for children to play in


PLAYHOUSE Defined for Kids

playhouse

play
noun play·house \ˈplā-ˌhau̇s\

Definition of playhouse for Students

  1. 1 :  a small house for children to play in

  2. 2 :  theater 1



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