[ tohl-booth, -booth ]
/ ˈtoʊlˌbuθ, -ˌbuð /
noun, plural toll·booths [tohl-boothz, -booths]. /ˈtoʊlˌbuðz, -ˌbuθs/.
a booth, as at a bridge or the entrance to a toll road, where a toll is collected.
Chiefly Scot. tolbooth.
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Example sentences from the Web for tollbooth
But Willie went wrong—and from bad to worse; but now he is in the tollbooth at Aberdeen, as you have heard.
But I will give you the name of the man who used to go to the tollbooth on Sunday afternoons.
British Dictionary definitions for tollbooth
/ (ˈtəʊlˌbuːθ, -ˌbuːð, ˈtɒl-) /
a booth or kiosk at which a toll is collected
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