noun, plural tol·booths [tohl-boothz, -booths]. /ˈtoʊlˌbuðz, -ˌbuθs/. Chiefly Scot.
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The marquis of Argyle beheaded at Edinburgh and his head set upon the Tolbooth.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
The market-place has lost its curious old tolbooth, and in its place stands a town hall of good Tudor design.Yorkshire Painted And Described|Gordon Home
The venerable Tolbooth and Cross Steeples still look down upon a busy scene.
At the intersection were the Mercat Cross and the Tolbooth, prison and council chamber in one.
His head was fixed on the top of the Tolbooth, where the head of Montrose had formerly decayed.The History of England from the Accession of James II.|Thomas Babington Macaulay