What does the word shanty mean?

Usage examples for shanty

  1. The shanty was of the usual kind, and the scenery is as easily disposed of. – Over the Sliprails by Henry Lawson
  2. Still, he wa'n't to go till Saturday and perhaps- ' But the shanty was empty when we got there. – The Depot Master by Joseph C. Lincoln
  3. She could be of much use about the shanty. – From the Valley of the Missing by Grace Miller White