dairy

Part of speech: noun

A place for keeping milk and making butter and cheese; also, a place for the sale of milk products.

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Usage examples "dairy":

  1. Once, on a hot summer day, the lady of the manor went to her dairy. - "A Nobleman's Nest", Ivan Turgenieff.
  2. She would have been dairy maid, house maid, or anything else, but her father said " No." A pretty little room was given to her, with woodbines and roses peeping in at the window. - "Dora Thorne", Charlotte M. Braeme.
  3. As for Lady Glencora, no doubt as things go now she's very popular, but she's more like a dairy- maid than a duchess to my way of thinking. - "Phineas Redux", Anthony Trollope.