Inn of Chancery

Definition of Inn of Chancery

  1. 1 :  a house or group of buildings in London formerly used by law students for residence and study but now occupied chiefly by attorneys and solicitors —usually used with inn in plural

  2. 2 :  a society occupying an Inn of Chancery —usually used with inn in plural

Love words? You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.

Join MWU now and get access to America’s largest dictionary, with:

  • 300,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
  • Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
  • Advanced search features
  • Ad free!

Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up Inn of Chancery? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to cast off or become cast off

Get Word of the Day daily email!