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Pronunciation: (wûrk'hous"), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/workhouse.html on line 71 [key]
n.,
pl. -hous•esPronunciation: (-hou"ziz). Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/workhouse.html on line 85 [key]

1. a house of correction.
2. Brit.(formerly) a poorhouse in which paupers were given work.
3. Obs.a workshop.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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  • Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/workhouse.html on line 131 workhouse (Thesaurus)
  • Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/workhouse.html on line 133 workhouse (Encyclopedia)

 

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