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estate

noun

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1 a large impressive residence
  • the estates of multimillionaires line the shores of this ocean resort

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2 a state of being or fitness
  • the mayor pronounced the city's schools to be in their best estate ever

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3 one of the segments of society into which people are grouped
  • the passionate belief that a society is judged by how well it treats and cares for those in the lowest estate

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4 a piece of land and its buildings used to grow crops or raise livestock
  • a huge coffee estate in Brazil

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The first known use of estate was in the 13th century

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“Estate.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/estate. Accessed 21 Oct. 2020.

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