wardenship

noun

war·​den·​ship ˈwȯr-dᵊn-ˌship How to pronounce wardenship (audio)
: the office, jurisdiction, or powers of a warden

Word History

First Known Use

14th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of wardenship was in the 14th century

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Cite this Entry

“Wardenship.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wardenship. Accessed 14 Apr. 2024.

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