Shack – meaning of the word and examples

A very simple and small building made from pieces of wood, metal, or other materials. (Cambridge Dictionaries)

A roughly built hut or cabin. (Oxford Dictionaries)

Shack up. Move in or live with someone as a lover. (Oxford Dictionaries)

A room or similar enclosed structure for a particular person or use. (Merriam – Webster)

A rough cabin; shanty. (

shack is a simple hut built from tin, wood, or other materials. (Collins Dictionary)


The shack at Hinkle Farm.

Shack in the Edo-Tokyo Open Air Architectural Museum.

Tree house, Mississippi River in Trempealeau


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