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  • noun A Quaker building used as a church and meeting-place.


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church +‎ house


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  • He lived in that square rock churchhouse in Banida, Idaho, with its big starey windows, which sat across the street from the yellow brick schoolhouse.

    Godwho: Thoughts from a former Mormon 2006

  • As for the Goebbelses, it doesn't require any Lutheresquisms nailing anything to the churchhouse door.

    Time To Excommunicate The Pontiffs Of Punditry? 2006

  • Will I see the little churchhouse, where I pledged my heart and hand?

    The Legend of the Rebel Soldier 1997

  • The first wall of the meetinghouse had hardly been erected a day or so ago, when that drunken one-eyed Red wandered in and was baptized, as if the mere sight of the churchhouse had been the fulcrum on which he could be levered upward to civilization and Christianity.

    Seventh Son Card, Orson Scott 1987

  • Even though all his sons were here, helping to build the churchhouse, Thrower knew that this was Faith's doing.

    Seventh Son Card, Orson Scott 1987

  • "If I thought my churchhouse had to be built at the cost of a child's life, I'd sooner preach in the open air all the days of my life."

    Seventh Son Card, Orson Scott 1987

  • This is the churchhouse in my hometown that my mother raised all of us kids in, basically.

    News: Digital Photography Review ( 2010

  • May we truly be a Godly nation from the Whitehouse to the churchhouse.

    Latest Articles 2009

  • Faith is what all healthy relationships are based on, whether those relationships are in the home, the churchhouse or the marketplace.

    Local News | The Bryan College Station Eagle 2009

  • This is the language Benham uses to describe a campaign he has dubbed "The Gentle Revolution": "Join us ... as the church of Jesus Christ allows her wonderful theology to come out of churchhouse and become biography in the streets.

    Max Blumenthal: Storming the Gates of Hell, From Louisiana to Mississippi 2008


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