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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A booth at a tollgate where the toll collector collects tolls.

Usage examples (33)
  • Syne I called up Mattie and bade her light the lamp and convoy me down to the tolbooth.
  • Justiciary held in the tolbooth of Aberdeen, to answer to the undermentioned charges: --
  • "It cannot be the person you desired for the furnishing of our tolbooth the other day, Sim?" said he.
  • He remembered that Diana Vernon had left the library and immediately returned with the letter which was afterwards claimed by Rob Roy in the tolbooth of Glasgow. for more
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