Simple Definition of residential
: containing mostly homes instead of stores, businesses, etc.
: used as a place to live
: of or relating to the places where people live
Full Definition of residential
2 : restricted to or occupied by residences <a residential neighborhood>
3 : of or relating to residence or residences
4 : provided to patients residing in a facility <residential drug treatment>; also : being a facility providing such treatment <a residential treatment center>
residentiallyplay \-ˈden(t)-sh(ə-)lē\ adverb
Examples of residential in a sentence
The company offers insurance for commercial and residential customers.
First Known Use of residential
Rhymes with residential
differential, inessential, influential, nonessential
RESIDENTIAL Defined for Kids
Definition of residential for Students
1 : used as a residence or by residents <a residential hotel>
2 : suitable for or containing residences <a residential street>
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