stately house


stately house
n
большой особняк

Англо-русский строительный словарь. — М.: Русский Язык. . 1995.

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  • stately home — stately homes N COUNT A stately home is a very large old house, especially one that people can pay to visit. [mainly BRIT] …   English dictionary

  • stately home — n BrE a large house in the countryside in Britain which has historical interest, especially one open to the public …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • stately home — noun count a large house in the U.K. that has an interesting history and belongs, or used to belong, to an important family …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • stately home — ► NOUN Brit. ▪ a large and fine house occupied or formerly occupied by an aristocratic family …   English terms dictionary

  • stately home — noun a mansion that is (or formerly was) occupied by an aristocratic family • Regions: ↑United Kingdom, ↑UK, ↑U.K., ↑Britain, ↑United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, ↑Great Britain • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • stately homes — In Britain there are many large stately homes that belong or used to belong to upper class aristocratic families. The houses are called stately homes from the opening lines of a poem by Felicia Hemans (1793–1835): The stately homes of England How …   Universalium

  • Stately home — A stately home is, strictly speaking, one of about 500 large properties built in England between the mid 16th century and the early part of the 20th century, as well as converted abbeys and other church property (after the Dissolution of the… …   Wikipedia

  • stately home — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms stately home : singular stately home plural stately homes a large house in the UK that has an interesting history and belongs, or used to belong, to an important family …   English dictionary

  • house — house1 W1S1 [haus] n plural houses [ˈhauzız] ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(where someone lives)¦ 2¦(building)¦ 3¦(government)¦ 4¦(company)¦ 5¦(theatre)¦ 6 in house 7 put/set/get your (own) house in order 8 bring the house down …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • stately — /ˈsteɪtli / (say staytlee) adjective (statelier, stateliest) 1. dignified or majestic; imposing in magnificence, elegance, etc.: *she stalked over to the house, a tall stately figure in her long dress of dark blue dungaree. –katherine susannah… …   Australian English dictionary

  • House of Arenberg — The House of Arenberg is an aristocratic lineage that is constituted by three successive families who took their name from Arenberg, a small principality of the Holy Roman Empire in the Eifel. The inheritance of the House of Croÿ Aarschot made… …   Wikipedia

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