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HUT

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does hut mean? 

HUT (noun)
  The noun HUT has 2 senses:

1. temporary military shelter
2. small crude shelter used as a dwelling

  Familiarity information: HUT used as a noun is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


HUT (noun)


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Meaning:

Temporary military shelter

Classified under:

Nouns denoting man-made objects

Synonyms:

army hut; field hut; hut

Hypernyms ("hut" is a kind of...):

shelter (a structure that provides privacy and protection from danger)

Domain category:

armed forces; armed services; military; military machine; war machine (the military forces of a nation)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "hut"):

Nissen hut; Quonset hut (a prefabricated hut of corrugated iron having a semicircular cross section)


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Meaning:

Small crude shelter used as a dwelling

Classified under:

Nouns denoting man-made objects

Synonyms:

hovel; shack; shanty; hut; hutch

Hypernyms ("hut" is a kind of...):

shelter (a structure that provides privacy and protection from danger)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "hut"):

igloo; iglu (an Eskimo hut; usually built of blocks (of sod or snow) in the shape of a dome)

mudhif (a reed hut in the marshlands of Iraq; rare since the marshes were drained)


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