What does RESIDENCE mean?

Definitions for RESIDENCE
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. residence, abodenoun

    any address at which you dwell more than temporarily

    "a person can have several residences"

  2. residencenoun

    the official house or establishment of an important person (as a sovereign or president)

    "he refused to live in the governor's residence"

  3. residency, residence, abidancenoun

    the act of dwelling in a place

  4. mansion, mansion house, manse, hall, residencenoun

    a large and imposing house

Wiktionary

  1. residencenoun

    The place where one lives.

    Etymology: From residentia, from residentem (nominative of residentis), from residere.

  2. residencenoun

    A building used as a home.

    Etymology: From residentia, from residentem (nominative of residentis), from residere.

  3. residencenoun

    The place where a corporation is established.

    Etymology: From residentia, from residentem (nominative of residentis), from residere.

  4. residencenoun

    The state of living in a particular place or environment.

    Etymology: From residentia, from residentem (nominative of residentis), from residere.

  5. residencenoun

    Street address of a person.

    1859 Easton, Alexander, A Practical Treatise on Street or Horse-Power Railways, p 108, "Rules adopted by the Sixth Avenue Railway, N. Y.":

    Etymology: From residentia, from residentem (nominative of residentis), from residere.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Residencenoun

    the act or fact of residing, abiding, or dwelling in a place for some continuance of time; as, the residence of an American in France or Italy for a year

  2. Residencenoun

    the place where one resides; an abode; a dwelling or habitation; esp., a settled or permanent home or domicile

  3. Residencenoun

    the residing of an incumbent on his benefice; -- opposed to nonresidence

  4. Residencenoun

    the place where anything rests permanently

  5. Residencenoun

    subsidence, as of a sediment

  6. Residencenoun

    that which falls to the bottom of liquors; sediment; also, refuse; residuum

The Foolish Dictionary, by Gideon Wurdz

  1. RESIDENCE

    A rural locality inhabited annually--for a few hours--by a rich New Yorker or Bostonian.

Editors Contribution

  1. residence

    A form of housing where a person or people live.

    The residence was on the map with a known postcode.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 10, 2020  

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  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'RESIDENCE' in Nouns Frequency: #1948

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of RESIDENCE in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of RESIDENCE in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of RESIDENCE in a Sentence

  1. Alexandra Klingelhofer:

    The artifacts were found in a small travel bag, which is a very fragile and in permanent residence at the Titanic Conservation Laboratory.

  2. Mark Meadows:

    Donald Trump's in the residence now, and in a true fashion Donald Trump's probably critiquing the way that I'm answering these questions.

  3. Georgia Bureau of Investigation:

    Today, shortly before 2:30 p.m. Damien Ferguson was taken into custody during the execution of a search warrant at his residence in Alamo, GA.

  4. Joshua Gonzalez:

    As I parked my patrol unit I could feel the heat coming from the residence, once I made Joshua Gonzalez present to the people standing by, I asked them what was going on and they said somebody was inside the residence, that there were people in there... it was well within my heart and soul to run in and try and get these people out.

  5. Matias Gutierrez:

    It was all a plot. How can you have this type of assassination and not have a single dead but the President himself ? If my fellows had done the job, they would have had to enter the residence and kill the guards before killing the President. You would have seen a combat scene.

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