Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search



house +‎ bote


housebote (plural housebotes)

  1. (law, obsolete) Wood allowed to a tenant for repairing the house and for fuel.

See also[edit]

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for housebote in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)