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dollhouse

[dol-hous]
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noun, plural doll·hous·es [dol-hou-ziz] /ˈdɒlˌhaʊ zɪz/.
  1. a miniature house the scale of children's dolls.
  2. a cozy, diminutive home, as a small cottage or housetrailer.
Also especially British, doll's house.

Origin of dollhouse

First recorded in 1775–85; doll + house

Doll's House, A

noun
  1. a play (1879) by Henrik Ibsen.
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Word Origin and History for doll's house

dollhouse

n.

1855, from doll (n.) + house (n.). Doll's house first recorded 1783.

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