place of abode

Definition of place of abode

formal + humorous
:the place where one usually lives
  • How long has this been his principal place of abode?

Word by Word Definitions

place play
  1. : physical environment : space

  2. : a way for admission or transit

  3. : physical surroundings : atmosphere

  1. : to put in or as if in a particular place or position : set

  2. : to present for consideration

  3. : to put in a particular state

abode play
  1. : the place where one lives : home

  2. : a temporary stay : sojourn

  3. : wait, delay


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