doll's house
noun see dollhouse

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • doll's house — doll s houses N COUNT A doll s house is a toy in the form of a small house, which contains tiny dolls and furniture for children to play with. (in AM, use dollhouse) …   English dictionary

  • doll's house — n BrE a small toy house with furniture inside American Equivalent: dollhouse …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • doll's house — doll s ,house noun count BRITISH a DOLLHOUSE …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • doll's house — is the normal form in BrE, but dollhouse is more usual in AmE …   Modern English usage

  • doll's house — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms doll s house : singular doll s house plural doll s houses British a toy house where children put dolls and toy furniture …   English dictionary

  • doll's house — noun (C) BrE a child s toy house with small furniture in it; doll house AmE …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • doll's house — noun 1. a house so small that it is likened to a child s plaything • Syn: ↑dollhouse • Hypernyms: ↑house 2. a small model of a house used as a toy by children • Syn: ↑dollhouse • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • doll's house — /ˈdɒlz haʊs/ (say dolz hows) noun 1. a toy house for dolls. 2. a small, pretty house, built in a conventional style. Also, US, dollhouse …   Australian English dictionary

  • doll's house — noun A miniature house used by children as a toy for recreating domestic settings. Syn: dollhouse …   Wiktionary

  • doll's house — (N. Amer. also dollhouse) noun a miniature toy house for dolls …   English new terms dictionary

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