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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A building at the edge of a river or lake.

Usage examples (39)
  • Having his help at the boathouse will be a huge help.
  • The boathouse is a cinderblock building on the right.
  • The boathouse was a little building on the beach at the foot of the bluff below the house.
  • In the boathouse was a comfortable armchair and a small shelf of books, novels for the most part. for more
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