What is another word for doghouse?

Synonyms for doghouse
ˈdɔgˌhaʊs, ˈdɒg-; -ˌhaʊ zɪzdog·house

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  1. doghousenoun


  2. doghousenoun

    Any small house or structure or enclosure used to house a dog.


  3. doghousenoun

    A structure of small size, similar to that of a dog-house, but offering useful shelter for a human.


  4. doghousenoun

    Mechanically, an equipment cover with an opening, with a shape resembling a doghouse.


  5. doghousenoun

    A difficult or demoralizing situation.


Princeton's WordNet

  1. kennel, doghouse, dog housenoun

    outbuilding that serves as a shelter for a dog

    dog house, kennel

  2. doghousenoun

    an idiomatic term for being in disfavor

    "in the doghouse"

    dog house, kennel

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  1. List of paraphrases for "doghouse":

    niche, nest

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  1. Steve Flowers:

    If you’re an incumbent and you outspend your opposition three-to-one and you only get 38 percent of the vote, you’re in trouble, she’s in trouble right now. If she does win, it won’t be by a landslide. It’ll be because Trump endorsed her and got her out of the doghouse and the National Chamber of Commerce and every political PAC in Washington loaded her up with money.

  2. Clay Seigle:

    Saudi Arabia probably correctly perceives they are in the doghouse internationally.

  3. Josh Wilson:

    Im not in trouble. Im not in the doghouse, im just in love with my wife.

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