Definitions

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  • n. A house where a stage regularly stops for passengers or a relay of horses.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A house where a stage regularly stops for passengers or a relay of horses.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A house, as an inn, at which a coach stops regularly for passengers or to change horses.

Etymologies

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stage +‎ house

Examples

  • The two girls followed you to the stagehouse, saw you seated and drive off.

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  • KeyBank building next door to the theater on State Street and has a small studio on the lower level of the main stagehouse.

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  • In mere minutes and at the push of a button, the mechanized shell transforms the stage and fly loft from a tuned musical environment to an open and flexible stagehouse for theatrical events.

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  • Two years ago our technical director took people up on to the roof of our stagehouse and showed them the expansive vista available from that vantage point.

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  • It washed thinly across the stagehouse of The Dolphin and picked it out for Peregrine’s avid attention.

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