outbuilding

[ out-bil-ding ]
/ ˈaʊtˌbɪl dɪŋ /

noun

a detached building subordinate to a main building.

Nearby words

  1. outbox,
  2. outbrave,
  3. outbreak,
  4. outbreed,
  5. outbreeding,
  6. outburst,
  7. outcast,
  8. outcaste,
  9. outclass,
  10. outclimb

Origin of outbuilding

First recorded in 1620–30; out- + building

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British Dictionary definitions for outbuilding

outbuilding

/ (ˈaʊtˌbɪldɪŋ) /

noun

a building subordinate to but separate from a main building; outhouse
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