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manor

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Definition a large house of a lord or wealthy person; or the house and the land around it
  • She inherited the manor, but seldom visited it.
manor = a large house and the land around it
  • Judging by the fact that Draco Malfoy usually had the best of everything, his family was rolling in wizard gold; he could just see Malfoy strutting around a large manor house.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
  • manor = large house of a lord or wealthy person
  • The manor's security had been compromised.
    Eoin Colfer  --  Artemis Fowl
  • manor = a large house and the land around it
  • We lived in a manor house, out in the country.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Bones
  • manor = a large house of a lord or wealthy person
  • Just at sundown we could see outbuildings and the lights in the manor where Star said that we would spend the night.
    Robert A. Heinlein  --  Glory Road
  • manor = a large house of a lord or wealthy person
  • And they have another house, a manor out in the country.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Glass
  • manor = a large house of a wealthy person
  • House-elves come with big old manors and castles and places like that; you wouldn't catch one in our house ....
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
  • manors = large houses
  • Trees, a path... I keep angling it, trying to see the manor house.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Bones
  • manor = a large house of a lord or wealthy person
  • He was staring at the Portal, and the view beyond it of the green fields and the manor house.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Bones
  • manor = a large house of a lord or wealthy person
  • I fell far behind, and she arrived at the manor house before I did.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Bones
  • manor = a large house of a lord or wealthy person
  • For the manor house had been reduced to ashes, layer upon layer of sifting whiteness, strewn across the lawns by the night wind.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Bones
  • manor = a large house of a lord or wealthy person
  • On the day of the Accords, I watched from a hidden place as Jocelyn and Valentine left the manor house.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Bones
  • manor = a large house of a lord or wealthy person
  • I feared for her in the company of Valentine, but knew that if I came near the manor house, the Circle would hunt me down and kill me.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Bones
  • manor = a large house of a lord or wealthy person
  • He kissed the dagger when he handed it to me, and went back inside the manor house, and barred the door.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Bones
  • manor = a large house of a lord or wealthy person
  • I made my way back to the manor, and they met me at the door.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Bones
  • manor = a large house of a lord or wealthy person
  • You know the Ministry of Magic raided our manor last week?
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
  • manor = house (a large one)
  • Back to the manor house.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Bones
  • manor = a large house of a lord or wealthy person
  • I'll expect you at the manor tomorrow to pick up the goods.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
  • manor = house (a large one)
  • Good day yourself, Mister Malfoy, and if the stories are true, you haven't sold me half of what's hidden in your manor ...... Muttering darkly, Mr. Borgin disappeared into a back room.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
  • manor = house (a large one belonging to a lord or wealthy person)
  • It was the study of a landscape I recognized immediately: the view from the windows of her family's manor house, the green lawns sweeping down to the line of trees that hid the road beyond.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Bones
manor = a large house of a lord or wealthy person

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