Definition of "statehouse" [state•house]

  • A building in which a state legislature holds sessions; a state capitol. (noun)

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Use "statehouse" in a sentence
  • "But his arrival at the Pennsylvania statehouse is hardly assured."
  • "Arnold Schwarzenegger, at an event in San Francisco, called the statehouse antics "kabuki.""
  • "And at the moment we're hearing from reporters on the ground that statehouse, which is where -- this is Robert Mugabe's residency, that there's a lot of activity at statehouse, that trucks are coming in, tents are being put up."