mansionry

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

mansion +‎ -ry?

NounEdit

mansionry (uncountable)

  1. (obsolete) The state of dwelling or residing; occupancy.
    • 1606, William Shakespeare, Macbeth, I-VI
      This guest of summer, the temple-haunting martlet, does approve by his mansionry that the heaven's breath smells wooingly here.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for mansionry in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)