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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A lodge at the entrance to the driveway of an estate; A fortified structure built over the closeable entrance to a city or castle; A building that houses the controls of a dam or canal lock. .

Usage examples (37)
  • Watts waited half an hour before he called the gatehouse again.
  • Therefore, I called the gatehouse and left a message saying I wasn't coming in.
  • I went inside it's "gatehouse" - where they have mail and stuff, but a garage-door like covering was over that area.
  • The one with the big gatehouse which is right next to the other one. for more
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