backhouse

[bak-hous] /ˈbækˌhaʊs/
noun, plural backhouses
[bak-hou-ziz] /ˈbækˌhaʊ zɪz/ (Show IPA)
1.
a building behind the main building, often serving a subsidiary purpose.
2.
a privy; outhouse.
Origin
1550–60; back1 + house
British Dictionary definitions for backhouse
backhouse (ˈbækˌhaʊs)
 
n
another word for: outhouse

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Slang related to backhouse

backhouse

noun

An outdoor toilet house without plumbing; outhouse; fireless cooker, privy (mid-1800s+)


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Tile value for backhouse

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