ETYM French résidence. Related to Resident.
1. A person's legal place of residence; SYN. abode.
2. The official house or establishment of an important person (as a sovereign or president).
1. Continuing or remaining in a place; SYN. visit, sojourn, rest, trip.
2. A thin strip of metal or bone that is used to stiffen a garment (e.g. a corset).
3. A judicial order forbidding some action until an event occurs or the order is lifted