1. [syn: gazebo, summerhouse]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Summerhouse \Sum"mer*house`\, n.; pl. Summerhouses.
A rustic house or apartment in a garden or park, to be used
as a pleasure resort in summer. --Shak.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
n 1: a small roofed building affording shade and rest [syn:
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
25 Moby Thesaurus words for "summerhouse":
alcove, arbor, belvedere, bower, cloche, cold frame, conservatory,
coolhouse, forcing bed, forcing house, forcing pit, gazebo,
glasshouse, greenhouse, hotbed, hothouse, kiosk, lathhouse,
nursery, orangery, pagoda, pergola, pinery, retreat, seedbed