tollhouse

noun
toll·​house | \ ˈtōl-ˌhau̇s How to pronounce tollhouse (audio) \

Definition of tollhouse

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a house or booth where tolls are taken

Toll House

trademark

Definition of Toll House (Entry 2 of 2)

used for cookies containing chocolate morsels

Examples of tollhouse in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web: Noun In addition to the tollhouse (1221 Columbus St., Ottawa: 815-434-2737), plans are underway to refill a portion of the canal, hopefully in time for activities such as kayaking and paddle boating by summer 2022. Jay Jones, chicagotribune.com, 12 Apr. 2021 First Sunday of each month (except during winter) open to visit 1825 Free Meeting House and tollhouse that serve as history museum. Luann Gibbs, Cincinnati.com, 3 May 2018 Story continues below Curry-Bidwell Bar State Park, site of a historic bridge and tollhouse, was a popular summer swimming destination before the area was flooded for Lake Oroville. Ryan Sabalow And Dale Kasler, sacbee, 15 May 2017 Story continues below Curry-Bidwell Bar State Park, site of a historic bridge and tollhouse, was a popular summer swimming destination before the area was flooded for Lake Oroville. Ryan Sabalow And Dale Kasler, sacbee.com, 15 May 2017

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First Known Use of tollhouse

Noun

14th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Tollhouse.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tollhouse. Accessed 1 Jul. 2022.

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