toolshed

/toohl"shed'/, n.
a small building where tools are stored, often in the backyard of a house. Also called toolhouse.
[1830-40; TOOL + SHED1]

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Universalium. 2010.

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  • Toolshed — Tool shed a small closed structure in which tools are stored, often found in the back yard of a residence. [[JC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • toolshed — [to͞ol′hous΄to͞ol′shed΄] n. a small structure, as at the back of a house, where tools are kept: also toolhouse [to͞ol′hous΄] …   English World dictionary

  • toolshed — noun Date: 1840 an outbuilding for storing tools …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • toolshed — noun A place for storing tools and other equipment …   Wiktionary

  • toolshed — n. small building that serves as a storage area for tools …   English contemporary dictionary

  • toolshed — tool•shed [[t]ˈtulˌʃɛd[/t]] n. bui a small building where tools are stored, often in the backyard of a house • Etymology: 1830–40 …   From formal English to slang

  • toolshed — /ˈtulʃɛd/ (say toohlshed) noun a shed in the garden of, or attached to a house, in which tools are kept …   Australian English dictionary

  • toolshed — noun a shed for storing tools • Syn: ↑toolhouse • Hypernyms: ↑shed …   Useful english dictionary

  • Veranda over the toolshed — belly over the male genitals …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • veranda over the toolshed — Australian Slang belly over the male genitals …   English dialects glossary

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