a county poorhouse.
- Also called county house .
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How to use county home in a sentence
Gaddis married a daughter of Robert Shaw, an old tavern keeper, and many years ago steward of the county home near Uniontown.The Old Pike | Thomas B. Searight
The last engagement she tried to make was to take the guests at the county home out for a car ride.Modern Essays | John Macy
They were the chief instruments in getting him into the county home of Union in 1925.Slave Narratives Vol. XIV. South Carolina, Part 2 | Works Projects Administration
I got a good pile o' money too, but somebody done stole hit an' now I'se hyer in de county home.