Definition of stagiary
: a resident canon
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!
Origin and Etymology of stagiary
Medieval Latin stagiarius, from stagium, estagium term of residence (from Old French estage stage) + Latin -arius -ary — more at stage
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up stagiary? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).