in·​ten·​dance in-ˈten-dən(t)s How to pronounce intendance (audio)
: an administrative department

Examples of intendance in a Sentence

his scrupulous intendance of the university's finances

Word History

First Known Use

1739, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Time Traveler
The first known use of intendance was in 1739

Dictionary Entries Near intendance

Cite this Entry

“Intendance.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 May. 2024.

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