HyperDic: residence

English > 4 senses of the word residence:
NOUNlocationresidence, abodeany address at which you dwell more than temporarily
artifactresidencethe official house or establishment of an important person (as a sovereign or president)
actresidence, residency, abidancethe act of dwelling in a place
artifactresidence, mansion, mansion house, manse, halla large and imposing house
residence > pronunciation
Soundsreh'zihdahns
Rhymesabeyance ... virulence: 273 rhymes with ahns...
English > residence: 4 senses > noun 1, location
MeaningAny address at which you dwell more than temporarily.
Example"a person can have several residences"
Synonymabode
Narrowerdomicile, legal residence(law) the residence where you have your permanent home or principal establishment and to where, whenever you are absent, you intend to return
home, placeWhere you live at a particular time
BroaderaddressThe place where a person or organization can be found or communicated with
Spanishalojamiento, dirección, domicilio, morada, residencia
Catalandomicili, residència
English > residence: 4 senses > noun 2, artifact
MeaningThe official house or establishment of an important person (as a sovereign or president).
Example"he refused to live in the governor's residence"
InstancesMount VernonThe former residence of George Washington in northeastern Virginia / Virginia overlooking the Potomac river
Vatican, Vatican PalaceThe residence of the Catholic Pope in the Vatican City
White HouseThe government building that serves as the residence and office of the President of the United States
NarrowercourtThe residence of a sovereign or nobleman
deaneryThe official residence of a dean
manseThe residence of a clergyman (especially a Presbyterian clergyman)
palaceofficial residence of an exalted person (as a sovereign)
parsonage, vicarage, rectoryAn official residence provided by a church for its parson or vicar / vicar / vicar or rector
religious residence, cloisterresidence that is a place of religious seclusion (such as a monastery)
BroaderhouseA dwelling that serves as living quarters for one or more families
Spanishresidencia
Catalanresidència
English > residence: 4 senses > noun 3, act
MeaningThe act of dwelling in a place.
Synonymsresidency, abidance
NarrowerlodgingThe act of lodging
occupancy, tenancyAn act of being a tenant or occupant
Broaderact, deed, human action, human activitySomething that people do or cause to happen
Spanishalojamiento, residencia
Catalanallotjament, residència
Adjectivesresidentliving in a particular place
residentialof or relating to or connected with residence
Verbsresidemake one's home / home in a particular place or community
residelive (in a certain place)
English > residence: 4 senses > noun 4, artifact
MeaningA large and imposing house.
Synonymsmansion, mansion house, manse, hall
Partsmanor hall, hallThe large room of a manor or castle
Narrowermanor, manor houseThe mansion of a lord or wealthy person
palace, castleA large and stately mansion
stately homeA mansion that is (or formerly was) occupied by an aristocratic family
BroaderhouseA dwelling that serves as living quarters for one or more families
Spanishmansión, palacete
Catalanmansió

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