playhouse

noun

play·​house ˈplā-ˌhau̇s How to pronounce playhouse (audio)
1
2
: a small house for children to play in

Examples of playhouse in a Sentence

they're renovating the old playhouse and adding extra screens
Recent Examples on the Web Inside, there's an expansive kitchen, three-car garage with a plug-in for your Tesla, living areas, a small nook with a child's playhouse, walk-in closets with a fridge for drinks and an outdoor porch with a fireplace. Joyce Orlando, USA TODAY, 24 June 2024 Bidders will have the opportunity to buy a playhouses. Samantha Gowen, Orange County Register, 17 June 2024 The TikTok also showed some of the playhouse’s on-theme accessories and add-ons, including the miniature coffee cups from Luke’s Diner. Zoey Lyttle, Peoplemag, 18 June 2024 The playhouses will be displayed at Irvine Spectrum Center starting Sept. 7. Samantha Gowen, Orange County Register, 17 June 2024 See all Example Sentences for playhouse 

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Word History

First Known Use

before the 12th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Time Traveler
The first known use of playhouse was before the 12th century

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“Playhouse.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/playhouse. Accessed 17 Jul. 2024.

Kids Definition

playhouse

noun
play·​house -ˌhau̇s How to pronounce playhouse (audio)
1
2
: a small house for children to play in

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