Definition of meeting house in English:

meeting house

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noun

  • 1A Quaker place of worship.
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    • I particularly enjoy the Sunday silence at my Quakers meeting house, which gives me much restoration of spirit.
    • At 12 years of age we find him running a school in the barn of the Quaker meeting house.
    • The Quakers' York meeting house is in Friargate, off Clifford Street, and warden Rosemary Stubbs revealed they had lost money as a venue for meetings because of groups moving out of town.
  • 1.1North American historical A Protestant place of worship.
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    • After all, Price was a Protestant dissenter, and the old Jewry, was a Protestant meeting house.
    • There was difficulty in a number of places over sites for Presbyterian meeting houses.

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