noun, plural slaugh·ter·hous·es [slaw-ter-hou-ziz]. /ˈslɔ tərˌhaʊ zɪz/.
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Words nearby slaughterhouse
Example sentences from the Web for slaughterhouse
He was also able to visit a slaughterhouse for the first time.
And played with the wide eyes of actress Taylor Schilling, Piper was like Bambi being thrown into the slaughterhouse.‘Orange Is the New Black’ Season Two Is More Bingeworthy Than the First|Kevin Fallon|May 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He plans to then get a new horse that likely would otherwise be bound for the slaughterhouse.
In one slaughterhouse sample of 150 horses, 40 percent needed more than one shot, sometimes collapsing only to rise again.
The detectives detained Chen and went inside to discover a home that had been turned to a slaughterhouse with a meat cleaver.Brooklyn Mother, Four Children Allegedly Slain by Jealous Cousin|Michael Daly|October 28, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The streets in this vicinity were literally a slaughterhouse.The Invasion|William Le Queux
Here is the brewhouse, quite unaltered; but the Warden's house has absorbed the old bakehouse, slaughterhouse, and butcher's room.Winchester|Sidney Heath
Delicately nurtured girls could be seen working at the slaughterhouse among the entrails and offal for twelve hours on end.The Birth of Yugoslavia, Volume 1|Henry Baerlein
See here, seorito, are you going to the slaughterhouse to skin something?Maximina|Armando Palacio Valds
Jack, holding his nose, for the stench of the slaughterhouse was terrible, advanced to see what it was.The Harlequin Opal, Vol. 2 (of 3)|Fergus Hume