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We found 29 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word poorhouse:
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General dictionaries General (26 matching dictionaries)
  1. poorhouse: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. poorhouse: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. poorhouse: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. poorhouse: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. poorhouse: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. poorhouse: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Poorhouse, poorhouse: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. poorhouse: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. poorhouse: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. poorhouse: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. poorhouse: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. poorhouse: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. Poorhouse, poorhouse: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. poorhouse: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  15. Poorhouse: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  16. Poorhouse: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  17. poorhouse: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  18. poorhouse: Rhymezone [home, info]
  19. Poorhouse: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  20. poorhouse: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  21. poorhouse: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  22. poorhouse: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  23. poorhouse: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  24. poorhouse: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. poorhouse: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. poorhouse: Idioms [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Poorhouse: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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noun:  an establishment maintained at public expense in order to provide housing for the poor and homeless

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