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noun, plural tool·hous·es [tool-hou-ziz] /ˈtulˌhaʊ zɪz/.
  1. toolshed.
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Origin of toolhouse

First recorded in 1810–20; tool + house
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for toolhouse

Historical Examples of toolhouse

  • "If we can get a piano box there's your toolhouse all made," he suggested.

    Ethel Morton's Enterprise

    Mabell S.C. Smith

  • What did you leave the toolhouse fer, when I told ye to stay?

  • And I remember the dog chained up in the yard, and the dead snakes hanging in the toolhouse.

    Night and Day

    Virginia Woolf

  • After a few seconds a young man ran down the stairs, and Lon slunk back to Lem in the toolhouse.

  • The scowman helped Screech Owl to her feet, and supported her back over the graves to the toolhouse.