Definition for MAN'SION

MAN'SION, n. [L. mansio, from maneo, to dwell.]

  1. Any place of residence; a house; a habitation. Thy mansion wants thee, Adam, rise. Milton. In my Father's house are many mansions. John xiv.
  2. The house of the lord of a manor.
  3. Residence; abode. These poets near our princes sleep, / And in one grave their mansions keep. Denham.

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