a warmly lined or padded body-length bag, usually waterproof and with a closure, in which one or two persons can sleep, especially outdoors, as when camping.
a large well-padded bag designed for sleeping in, esp outdoors
noun 1. a beautiful princess, the heroine of a popular fairy tale, awakened from a charmed sleep by the kiss of the prince who is her true love. 2. (italics) the fairy tale itself. 3. (italics) a ballet (1889) by Tchaikovsky. “Sleeping Beauty” definition A fairy tale from the collection of Charles Perrault, about a […]
[slaw-ter-uh s] /ˈslɔ tər əs/ adjective 1. murderous; destructive.
/ˈslɔːtəˌmæn/ noun (pl) -men 1. a person employed to kill animals in a slaughterhouse
[slaw-ter-hous] /ˈslɔ tərˌhaʊs/ noun, plural slaughterhouses [slaw-ter-hou-ziz] /ˈslɔ tərˌhaʊ zɪz/ (Show IPA) 1. a building or place where animals are butchered for food; abattoir. slaughterhouse /ˈslɔːtəˌhaʊs/ noun 1. a place where animals are butchered for food; abattoir