EN outhouse

1. general

outhouse (also: cesspit, cesspool, latrine, jakes)

2. "outdoor toilet"

outhouse (also: shithouse, out-house, two-holer, privy)
Donnerbalken {m} [slg.] (Latrine)

3. American English

outhouse (also: earth closet, thunderbox)
Plumpsklo {n} [coll.]
A double outhouse over here on the side.
Hier drüben stand ein Plumpsklo.
In blizzard winds, the crew sling ropes between the tents so that people can feel their way safely to the nearest ice house and to the nearest outhouse.
Die Mannschaft spannt Seile zwischen den Zelten, damit die Menschen in Schneestürmen sicher zum nächsten Eishaus finden - und zum nächsten Plumpsklo.

4. "privy", American English


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Context sentences for "outhouse" in German

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EnglishThey figured he'd be upset about the indignity of George Washington being in an outhouse.
Sie nahmen an, er wäre empört über diese Unverschämtheit, George Washington auf dem Klohäuschen hängend.
EnglishBut he came out of the outhouse not upset at all.
Aber er kam aus dem Klohäuschen und war kein bisschen verärgert.