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Cottage vs. Hovel

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  • Cottage (noun)

    A small house; a cot; a hut.

  • Cottage (noun)

    A seasonal home of any size or stature. A recreational home or a home in a remote location.

    "Most cottages in the area were larger and more elaborate than my home."

  • Cottage (noun)

    A public lavatory

  • Cottage (verb)

    To stay at a seasonal home, to go cottaging.

  • Cottage (verb)

    To have homosexual sex in a public lavatory; to practice cottaging.

  • Hovel (noun)

    An open shed for sheltering cattle, or protecting produce, etc., from the weather.

  • Hovel (noun)

    A poor cottage; a small, mean house; a hut.

  • Hovel (noun)

    In the manufacture of porcelain, a large, conical brick structure around which the firing kilns are grouped.

  • Hovel (verb)

    To put in a hovel; to shelter.

  • Hovel (verb)

    To construct a chimney so as to prevent smoking, by making two of the more exposed walls higher than the others, or making an opening on one side near the top.

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Oxford Dictionary
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  • Cottage (noun)

    A small house; a cot; a hut.

  • Hovel (noun)

    An open shed for sheltering cattle, or protecting produce, etc., from the weather.

  • Hovel (noun)

    A poor cottage; a small, mean house; a hut.

  • Hovel (noun)

    A large conical brick structure around which the firing kilns are grouped.

  • Hovel

    To put in a hovel; to shelter.

Webster Dictionary
  • Cottage (noun)

    a small house with a single story

  • Hovel (noun)

    small crude shelter used as a dwelling

Princeton's WordNet

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