|1.||[ noun ] (law) the residence where you have your permanent home or principal establishment and to where, whenever you are absent, you intend to return; every person is compelled to have one and only one domicile at a time|
"what's his legal residence?"
|Related terms:||residence law|
|2.||[ verb ] (housing) make one's home or live in|
|Synonyms:||live reside populate dwell inhabit domiciliate people shack|
"There are only 250,000 people in Iceland" "I live in a 200-year old house" "These people inhabited all the islands that are now deserted" "The plains are sparsely populated"
|Related terms:||be camp occupy lodge board cohabit overpopulate neighbor rusticate live_in live_out people dwelling population resident inhabitant hovel residency inhabitancy liver|
|3.||[ noun ] (housing) housing that someone is living in|
|Synonyms:||home dwelling abode dwelling_house habitation|
"he built a modest dwelling near the pond" "they raise money to provide homes for the homeless"
|Related terms:||housing house parsonage row_house hearth semi-detached_house messuage lodge hermitage vacation_home homestead cliff_dwelling yurt condominium fixer-upper lake_dwelling kitchen bedroom living_room dressing_room bathroom dining_room family_room den home|