Meaning of Workhouse
Bangla: কর্মশালা, কারখানা
Noun / বিশেষ্য / संज्ञा
a house of correction.
British. (formerly) a poorhouse in which paupers were given work.
Obsolete. a workshop.
(formerly in England) an institution maintained at public expense where able-bodied paupers did unpaid work in return for food and accommodation
(in the US) a prison for petty offenders serving short sentences at manual labour