Reside

Definition of Reside

Re`side´   Pronunciation: r?-z?d´
v. i.1.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.
[imp. & p. p. Resided; p. pr. & vb. n. Residing.]
At the moated grange, resides this dejected Mariana.
- Shak.
In no fixed place the happy souls reside.
- Dryden.
2.To have a seat or fixed position; to inhere; to lie or be as in attribute or element.
In such like acts, the duty and virtue of contentedness doth especially reside.
- Barrow.
3.To sink; to settle, as sediment.

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