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hovel

hov·el

hovel

 
pronunciation:
huh vl [or] ha vl
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a small, uncomfortable, often dirty dwelling.
The refugees were living in hovels and had no access to clean water.
synonyms:
dump
similar words:
hut, pigpen, shack, shanty, sty
definition 2: a small uncovered shed.
similar words:
shed