residence

/ˈrɛzədəns/

  • Noun
  • the state of living in a particular place
    1. He recently ended his residence at the apartment complex.
    2. Birds have taken up residence [=established a home] in the barn.
    3. (US) a residence hall = (Brit) a hall of residence [=a place where students live at a college or university]
  • the place where someone lives
    1. a two-story residence
    2. Police surrounded the residence.
    3. He spent three months at his summer residence.
    4. the prime minister's residence
  • legal permission to live in a country
    1. They were granted/denied residence in this country.
  • living in a particular place at a particular time
    1. The Queen was not in residence at the palace when the fire broke out.
  • having an official position as a writer, artist, etc., who has been chosen to live and work at a college or other institution for a period of time
    1. She is the artist in residence at the museum this summer.

Những từ liên quan với RESIDENCE

house, apartment, occupancy, settlement, palace, roof, habitation, abode, condo, hall, manor, domicile, headquarters, seat, mansion