alienation office


Definition of alienation office 

: an office in London where fees had to be paid upon the writs used in fine and recovery

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.

Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:

  • More than 250,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
  • Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
  • Advanced search features
  • Ad free!

First Known Use of alienation office

1641, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about alienation office

Share alienation office

Statistics for alienation office

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for alienation office

The first known use of alienation office was in 1641

See more words from the same year

Comments on alienation office

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


to make amends

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Musical Words Quiz

  • gramophone
  • Which word describes a musical performance marked by the absence of instrumental accompaniment?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

Syn City

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.


Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!