Definitions for boathouseˈboʊtˌhaʊs; -ˌhaʊ zɪz
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
boat•houseˈboʊtˌhaʊs; -ˌhaʊ zɪz(n.)(pl.)-hous•es
a building or shed, usu. built partly over water, for sheltering boats.
Category: Nautical, Navy
Origin of boathouse:
a shed at the edge of a river or lake; used to store boats
A building at the edge of a river or lake in which boats are kept.
a house for sheltering boats