Pronunciation: (hut), [key]
—n., v., hut•ted, hut•ting.
1. a small or humble dwelling of simple construction, esp. one made of natural materials, as of logs or grass.
2. a simple roofed shelter, often with one or two sides left open.
3. Mil.a wooden or metal structure for the temporary housing of troops.
to furnish with a hut as temporary housing; billet.
to lodge or take a shelter in a hut.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.