hermitage hermitage  /ˈhɜr mə tədʒ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the abode of a hermit

Usage(s):

  1. The grey beards in the hermitage did not teach him to count.
  2. Once he'd beaten the Devil down, Anthony'd turn his eyes toward town And leave his hermitage now and then To come to grips with the souls of men.
  3. In one of his last public acts before locking himself away in Paisley Park, his hermitage just west of Minneapolis, Minn.

News

  1. Child survives fall from Hermitage balcony

    A 4-year-old is recovered after falling off a second-story balcony at a Hermitage apartment complex Wednesday.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: WSMV Nashville

  2. 4-year-old falls off second story balcony in Hermitage

    A 4-year-old child fell off a second story balcony in Hermitage.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: WKRN Nashville

  3. Hermitage offers day retreat

    A day retreat will be offered June 30 at Our Lady of the Blessed Sacrament Hermitage, 3500 Highway J N., Custer. Registration begins at 9:15 a.m.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Stevens Point Journal

Quotes

  1. "And I confess that when I read about those priceless crystal glasses from the Hermitage being smashed at the celebration of his daughter's wedding, some of the attraction of the name was lost as well," Thatcher wrote in "The Downing Street...
    on Jun 5, 2008 By: Margaret Thatcher Source: Los Angeles Times

  2. "You will see works of Asian and Oriental civilizations in the Western museums, such as the Metropolitan, the British, the Louvre, the Hermitage. But you never find great antiquities and objects and artworks from Western civilization in Eastern...
    on Sep 19, 2007 By: Reza Shah Source: Los Angeles Times

  3. Crowe, 42, said: "I wanted to do something special so I ordered a bottle of Penfolds Grange Hermitage 1964, bottled the year I was born. It is an Australian wine that I have had a lot of experience with so when it was opened and brought to the table...
    on Oct 22, 2006 By: Russell Crowe Source: NEWS.com.au

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