What does reside mean?

Definitions for reside
rɪˈzaɪdre·side

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word reside.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. reside, shack, domicile, domiciliateverb

    make one's home in a particular place or community

    "may parents reside in Florida"

  2. occupy, reside, lodge inverb

    live (in a certain place)

    "She resides in Princeton"; "he occupies two rooms on the top floor"

  3. rest, reside, reposeverb

    be inherent or innate in;

Wiktionary

  1. resideverb

    To dwell permanently or for a considerable time; to have a settled abode for a time; to remain for a long time.

  2. resideverb

    To have a seat or fixed position; to inhere; to lie or be as in attribute or element.

  3. resideverb

    To sink; to settle, as sediment.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. To RESIDEverb

    Etymology: resideo, Lat. resider, Fr.

    How can God with such reside? John Milton.

    In no fix’d place the happy souls reside;
    In groves we live, and lie on mossy beds. John Dryden, Æneis.

    Oil of vitriol and petroleum, a drachm of each, turn into a mouldy substance; there residing in the bottom a fair cloud and a thick oil on the top. Boyle.

Wikipedia

  1. reside

    A residence is a place (normally a building) used as a home or dwelling, where people reside.

ChatGPT

  1. reside

    To reside means to live or dwell permanently or for a long period of time in a particular place, such as a city or a house. It can also refer to something existing or being situated within.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Resideverb

    to dwell permanently or for a considerable time; to have a settled abode for a time; to abide continuosly; to have one's domicile of home; to remain for a long time

  2. Resideverb

    to have a seat or fixed position; to inhere; to lie or be as in attribute or element

  3. Resideverb

    to sink; to settle, as sediment

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Reside

    rē-zīd′, v.i. to remain sitting: to dwell permanently: to abide: to live: to inhere.—ns. Res′idence, act of dwelling in a place: place where one resides, a domicile: that in which anything permanently inheres: the settling of liquors; Res′idency, residence: the official dwelling of a government officer in India.—adj. Res′ident, dwelling in a place for some time: residing on one's own estate: residing in the place of one's duties: not migratory.—n. one who resides: a public minister at a foreign court.—n. Res′identer (Scot.).—adjs. Residen′tial, residing: having actual residence—(rare) Resident′al; Residen′tiary, residing, esp. of one bound to reside for a certain time every year at a cathedral church.—n. one who keeps a certain residence, esp. an ecclesiastic.—ns. Residen′tiaryship; Res′identship; Resī′der. [O. Fr.,—L. residērere-, back, sedēre, to sit.]

Editors Contribution

  1. reside

    The act and fact of living at a specific address or location.

    People reside in various types of property around the world.


    Submitted by MaryC on March 19, 2020  

Anagrams for reside »

  1. desire

  2. eiders

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of reside in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of reside in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of reside in a Sentence

  1. Bonnie MacLachlan:

    The Greeks, and Babylonians before them, saw the upper sky as the home of the gods when meteors fell to Earth, instead of reasoning that there might be rocks up there, they felt that divinity must reside in the fallen meteorite and worshipped it.

  2. Amit Ray:

    There are 7 major chakras, 21 minor chakras and 86 micro chakras in human body. Among the 114 chakras, 112 chakras reside within the body and the other 2 are outside the body.

  3. Jane Fondalikes to toke:

    I’ve found myself backsliding a bit of late in terms of where my thoughts have tended to reside (not always with the generosity of vision I wish for) and my confidence has been iffy for the past four months, so, while meditating today, an idea came to me: I’m going to create a shrine to myself —or, at least, the self I wish to be, the self who began to manifest when I was a young girl before the s**t hit the fan.

  4. Gene Haas:

    At this time, that's really up to NASCAR, some of our concerns are obviously does he come back, could he get into the Chase? Those issues really reside with NASCAR.

  5. Wendell Anthony:

    You have extracted a Black city out of a county and said the only one that I have fault against is the city of Detroit, where 80 % of the people who reside here are African Americans. Shame on you, shame on you for leading to this level of corruption. You have disavowed your right to even sit in the seat that you occupy. You are a disgrace as it relates to the ability to have a free and impartial election in this nation.

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