fun house
noun Date: 1936 a building in an amusement park that contains various devices designed to startle or amuse

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  • fun\ house — noun A place where people see many funny things and have tricks played on them to make them laugh or have a good time. The boys and girls had a good time looking at themselves in mirrors in the fun house …   Словарь американских идиом

  • fun house — noun : a building in an amusement park containing various devices designed to startle or amuse (as distorting mirrors, unexpected air blasts, fantastic lighted scenes) and arranged along a passage through which patrons walk * * * (in an amusement …   Useful english dictionary

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