A cottage is a small house, particularly a traditional or old fashioned house, or one that is used seasonally. Your family might rent a cottage near the beach every summer.


A small house; a cot; a hut.

a small house with a single story

A small house; a cot; a hut.


Cot"tage (k?t"t?j; 48), n. [From Cot a cotttage.] A small house; a cot; a hut. &hand; The term was formerly limited to a habitation for the poor, but is now applied to any small tasteful dwelling; and at places of summer resort, to any residence or lodging house of rustic architecture, irrespective of size. Cottage allotment. See under Alloment. [Eng.] -- Cottage cheese, the thick part of clabbered milk strained, salted, and pressed into a ball.

A small house; a cot; a hut.


Usage Examples

Everyone can identify with a fragrant garden, with beauty of sunset, with the quiet of nature, with a warm and cozy cottage.

The cottage garden most for use designed, Yet not of beauty destitute.

Every summer my husband and I pack our suitcases, load our kids into the car, and drive from tense, crowded New York City to my family's cottage in Maine. It's on an island, with stretches of sea and sandy beaches, rocky coasts, and pine trees. We barbecue, swim, lie around, and try to do nothing.

Misspelled Form

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Other Usage Examples

Twenty years ago, I was living in a lovely cottage on the edge of Dartmoor but I couldn't afford to run a car.

They gave it to us for about five bucks a week, and we just went there to live. Probably the first band that ever did that back then and it became the famous cottage.

If to do were as easy as to know what were good to do, chapels had been churches, and poor men's cottage princes' palaces.

There is room in the smallest cottage for a happy loving pair.


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