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IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet) of workhouse

The International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) is an alphabetic system of phonetic notation based primarily on the Latin alphabet. With phonetic transcriptions, dictionarie tell you about the pronunciation of words, because the spelling of an English word does not tell you how you should pronounce it. Below is the phonetic transcription of workhouse:
/wɹ̩khaws/

Derived Form of workhouse

noun
plural: workhouses
Noun
1
a poorhouse where able-bodied poor are compelled to labor
Type ofpoorhouse,
2
a county jail that holds prisoners for periods up to 18 months
Type ofclink, gaol, jail, jailhouse, slammer,

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  1. workhouse i was looking at the 1881 census for the workhouse yesterday and
  2. greed of the workhouse administrators. The grisly practices of Mr. Sowerberrys undertakers shop
  3. there was also the workhouse.
  4. the workhouse was a way of ensuring Britain's able-bodied poor
  5. But the problem they had was that life in the workhouse
  6. Well, by the end of the 19th century a lot of workhouse children
  7. It was believed that the workhouse had a kind of taint
  8. like mini villages of houses for children away from the workhouse.
  9. or the workhouse, you know, the demand exceeded supply in many cases.
  10. Workhouse children were very popular.
  11. an ex-workhouse girl in Sedgefield who'd gone in to domestic service,
  12. wrote to the workhouse saying could she come back for her summer holidays,
  13. of the workhouse as an institution.
  14. for workhouse girls, certainly in London, was domestic service.
  15. The route from the workhouse to the scullery was now a well trodden one.
  16. ended up and stayed in Bodmin Jail, or else the workhouse.
  17. Many of those with no homes to go had to return to the workhouse
  18. days in a workhouse. The scandal only increased her popularity. Other plays
  19. the TS5 in a handheld mode. It's our main workhouse camera. It's light, it's small,
  20. than an industry workhouse with one use.