Definition of supply house in English:

supply house

noun

  • 1Chiefly North American. A storehouse, especially a simple or temporary structure storing supplies for the use of travellers, traders, etc. Now historical.

  • 2US. A business selling supplies; a commercial supplier of goods and equipment.

Origin

Mid 19th century. From supply + house.

Pronunciation

supply house

/səˈplʌɪ haʊs/