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Meaning of CHALET

Pronunciation:  sha'ley

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a Swiss house with a sloping roof and wide eaves or a house built in this style
 

CHALET is a 6 letter word that starts with C.

 

 See Also: house

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Cha*let"\, n. [F.]
1. A herdsman's hut in the mountains of Switzerland.

         Chalets are summer huts for the Swiss herdsmen.
                                               --Wordsworth.

2. A summer cottage or country house in the Swiss mountains;
   any country house built in the style of the Swiss
   cottages.

 

 

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