Shanty in a Sentence 🔊

Definition of Shanty

a shack or hut that is built shabbily

Examples of Shanty in a sentence

The river’s edge was covered with shanty after shanty, build by gypsies who decided to stick around for a while. 🔊

Although the one room shanty wasn’t much to look at, it provided ice fisherman much needed shelter from the bitter wind. 🔊

Shanty towns sprung up in the area with most of the tattered shacks belonging to migrant workers. 🔊

Each dilapidated shanty was torn down and replaced with modern tiny houses that were in much better condition.  🔊

With so many poor sharecroppers in the area, each lean-to shanty on the farm was inhabited by a family.  🔊

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