Meaning of cow-house in English:



  • A shed or shelter for cows.

    ‘Outside in the cow-house my mother made the music of milking.’
    • ‘After one or two ineffectual attempts he managed to pitch the key of the cow-house door in through the window.’
    • ‘By this means, the cow-house may be extended to any degree of accommodation required.’
    • ‘Free stabling in cow-houses causes troubles especially in the group treatment of animals, and in some cases even in a herd treatment.’
    • ‘He ignored the pale, angry faces peering out at the cow-house window.’
    hut, lean-to, outhouse, outbuilding, shack