sheepcote

sheepcote

[sheep-koht]
noun Chiefly British.
a pen or covered enclosure for sheep.

Origin:
1375–1425; late Middle English. See sheep, cote1

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To sheepcote
Collins
World English Dictionary
sheepcote (ˈʃiːpˌkəʊt)
 
n
chiefly (Brit) another word for sheepfold

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature
FAVORITES
RECENT

;