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Wendy house

(ˈwɛndɪ)
n
(Building) a small model house that children can enter and play in
[C20: named after the house built for Wendy, the girl in J. M. Barrie's play Peter Pan (1904)]

wendy house

play house
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.wendy house - plaything consisting of a small model of a house that children can play inside ofwendy house - plaything consisting of a small model of a house that children can play inside of
plaything, toy - an artifact designed to be played with
tree house - a playhouse built in the branches of a tree
Translations

Wendy house

[ˈwendɪhaʊs] N (Wendy houses (pl)) [ˈwendɪhaʊzɪz] (Brit) → casa f de juguete (suficientemente grande para jugar dentro)

Wendy house

nSpielhaus nt
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The fire service later said a wendy house caught fire and confirmed the cause of the blaze was arson.
A LITTLE mock-Tudor Wendy house once saved from a scrapyard is set to fetch PS15,000 at auction.
The garden where Barrie played when he was a pupil at nearby Dumfries Academy has been transformed into an Enchanted Neverland garden, complete with a pirate ship, Wendy house, teepee, look-out tour, mermaids and plenty of crocodiles.
The main police station building was built in 1911 as the headquarters of the Worcestershire County Constabulary while the 'Wendy House' and an accommodation block, which will also be converted through the scheme, are believed to date from the 1930s.
Grace Moriarty said her two-year-old daughter Daine-Rose was left "hysterical and red in the face" after the incident at The Wendy House Day Nursery.
The third building incorporates a single garage with electric roller door, a children's Wendy house and a garden store.
Jeffrey and Philip met some interesting people along the way including a Huddersfield couple, who let them sleep in the Wendy house in their back garden!
A WOMAN is living in a wooden Wendy house after ending up homeless.
The siblings are standing outside of the Queen's Wendy house, which was given to her as a gift on her sixth birthday.
It had a Wendy House for children to play in on the top floor.
The new members include Anita Allton, Arledge & Associates; Phil Burke, Oklahoma City VA Medical Center; Eran Harrill, Black Chamber of Commerce; Robert Powell, Pierce Couch Hendrickson Baysinger and Green; and Jake Yunker, Office of the Governor.<br />Other board members include Frederick Redwine, vice president; Brooke Coe, secretary; James Arnold; Gwendolyn Caldwell; Cindy Colton; Adam Edwards; Sally Hasenfratz; Wendy House, Andy Moore; Whitney Moss; Sean Olmstead; and Tim Rasmussen.<br />
Among the obstacles was a trampoline, a tunnel and a Wendy house - but it was the rocking horse that stole the show.