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 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, "Fun and free things to do this weekend in Cincinnati," 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, "After decades of shattered expectations at Lake Oroville, can residents trust state?," 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, "After decades of shattered expectations at Lake Oroville, can residents trust state?," 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 16 Feb. 2020.

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tollhouse

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English Language Learners Definition of tollhouse

: a building where you pay a toll to use a road or bridge

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