poorhouse

US [ˈpʊrˌhaʊs]
UK [ˈpɔː(r)ˌhaʊs]
  • n.(英国旧时的)济贫院
  • Web救济院;贫民院;救济站
Plural Form:poorhouses  
poorhouse
n.
1.
(英国旧时的)济贫院,劳动救济所(in Britain in the past) a building where very poor people were sent to live and given work to do
— see also
workhouse

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