(2 Kings 10:12, 14; marg., "house of shepherds binding sheep." R.V., "the shearing-house of the shepherds;" marg., "house of gathering"), some place between Samaria and Jezreel, where Jehu slew "two and forty men" of the royal family of Judah. The Heb. word Beth-eked so rendered is supposed by some to be a proper name.
He was alone in the shearing-house when the overseer had handed him his letters.
It is just as well to keep to windward of the shearing-house.
Harley Greenoak was seated on a stone, on the shaded side of the shearing-house, thinking.
On reaching Wellington Lodge we were first shown a shearing-house with every convenience for folding the sheep in thousands.