tiring–house

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noun tir·ing–house \ˈtī-riŋ-ˌhau̇s\

Definition of tiring–house

  1. :  a section of a theater reserved for the actors and used especially for dressing for stage entrances

Origin and Etymology of tiring–house

3tire


First Known Use: 1590

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