- a building in which law courts are held
- ☆ a building that houses the offices of a county government
- ☆ a county seat: used in names of towns or cities
- A building housing judicial courts.
- a. A building housing a county government's offices.b. A county seat.
- A public building housing courts of law.
- (US) The public building where most American counties have their county offices.
- Obsolete spelling of courthouse.