reside

  • 1 reside — I verb abide, be located, be quartered, be situated, become a citizen, bide, domicile, domiciliate, dwell, establish oneself, habitare, have an address, incolere, indwell, inhabit, inhabitare, live, live at, lodge, occupy, remain, settle, sojourn …

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  • 2 reside — reside, live, dwell, sojourn, lodge, stay, put up, stop can all mean to abide in a particular place as one s habitation or domicile. Reside and live express this idea, often without further implications. Usually, however, when the term is… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 3 Reside — Re*side (r? z?d ), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Resided}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Residing}.] [F. r[ e]sider, L. residere; pref. re re + sedere to sit. See {Sit}. ] 1. To dwell permanently or for a considerable time; to have a settled abode for a time; to abide …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 reside in — index inhabit, occupy (take possession) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 5 reside — mid 15c., to settle, from O.Fr. resider, from L. residere to remain behind, rest, from re back, again + sedere to sit (see SEDENTARY (Cf. sedentary)). Meaning to dwell permanently first attested 1570s …

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  • 6 reside — [v] live or exist in abide, be intrinsic to, be vested, bide, consist, continue, crash*, dig*, dwell, endure, hang one’s hat*, inhabit, inhere, lie, locate, lodge, nest, occupy, park*, people, perch, populate, remain, rest with, roost, settle,… …

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  • 7 reside — ► VERB 1) have one s permanent home in a particular place. 2) (of a right or legal power) belong to a person or body. 3) (of a quality) be present or inherent in something …

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  • 8 reside — [ri zīd′] vi. resided, residing [ME resyden < MFr resider < L residere < re , back + sedere, to SIT] 1. to dwell for a long time; have one s residence; live (in or at) 2. to be present or inherent; exist (in): said of qualities, etc. 3.… …

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  • 9 reside — re|side [rıˈzaıd] v [I always + adverb/preposition] [Date: 1400 1500; : French; Origin: résider, from Latin residere to sit back, remain, stay , from sedere to sit ] formal to live in a particular place ▪ He spent most of his time in Rutherglen,… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 10 reside — verb 1) most students reside in apartments Syn: live in, occupy, inhabit, stay in, lodge in; formal dwell in, be domiciled in 2) the paintings reside in an air conditioned vault Syn: be situated, be found, be located, lie …

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  • 11 reside — UK [rɪˈzaɪd] / US verb [intransitive] Word forms reside : present tense I/you/we/they reside he/she/it resides present participle residing past tense resided past participle resided formal to live in a particular place Phrasal verbs: reside in …

    English dictionary

  • 12 reside — v. (P; intr.) they reside in London * * * [rɪ zaɪd] (P; intr.) they reside in London …

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  • 13 reside — [15] The side of reside has no connection with English side. It comes from Latin sedēre ‘settle’ (source of English sedentary, session, etc and related to sit). Combination with the prefix re ‘back’ produced residēre ‘settle back, remain in place …

    The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins

  • 14 reside — [[t]rɪza͟ɪd[/t]] resides, residing, resided 1) VERB If someone resides somewhere, they live there or are staying there. [FORMAL] [V prep/adv] Margaret resides with her invalid mother in a London suburb... [V prep/adv] All single full time… …

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  • 15 reside — verb (intransitive always + adv/prep) formal to live in a particular place reside in sth/sb phrasal verb (transitive not in passive) formal 1 to be present in something: For Fellini, the poetry of cinema resides primarily in movement. 2 also… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 16 reside in — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms reside in : present tense I/you/we/they reside in he/she/it resides in present participle residing in past tense resided in past participle resided in formal to exist in or belong to someone or something …

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  • 17 reside —   Noho. Reside permanently, noho pa a.    ♦ Reside for a long time at a place, pene, penekū …

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  • 18 reside — [15] The side of reside has no connection with English side. It comes from Latin sedēre ‘settle’ (source of English sedentary, session, etc and related to sit). Combination with the prefix re ‘back’ produced residēre ‘settle back, remain in place …

    Word origins

  • 19 reside in — re ˈside in [transitive] [present tense I/you/we/they reside in he/she/it resides in present participle residing in past tense resided in …

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  • 20 reside — See reside, live, dwell …

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