manor manor  /ˈmæ nər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the mansion of a lord or wealthy person
  2. (n) the landed estate of a lord (including the house on it)

Usage(s):

  1. In the high-ceilinged library of an English manor house one rainy day this fall, a bony, white-haired priest in an oversized clerical collar pecked away at a portable typewriter.
  2. Intense and charming, Philip dresses like a tattered English country squire, lives in a manor house whose living room has a copper floor and a ceiling made of floor boards.
  3. When he gets back, the manor house burns down and she suspects him of cowardice in not rescuing her father.

News

  1. Pine Manor College Launches New Center For Innovative Professional Development

    CHESTNUT HILL, Mass., June 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Pine Manor College has established the Center for Innovative Professional Development, which will be welcoming its first cohort of adult students in ...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Aaron Manor Antique Cars

    Aaron Manor in Chester held its annual Antique Car Show on Saturday, June 15. Featured cars included a 1937 Package that has been owned and garaged in Deep River its entire life. Lisa Carlson with...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Valley Courier

  3. Manor surges late to win Texas Amateur Championship

    Manor surges late to win Texas Amateur Championship Houston Chronicle Copyright 2013 Houston Chronicle. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Updated 11:01 pm, Sunday, June 16, 2013 Doug Manor, 32, who hasn't competed in the state amateur since 2002, played a flawless round of golf Sunday to win the 104th Texas Amateur Championship by ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Houston Chronicle

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Quotes

  1. "I had several options for 2010, some of them with more established teams," said Glock. "This is why the opportunity with Manor Grand Prix is so exciting for me. I have spent a lot of time with Nick Wirth, John Booth and other members of the...
    on Nov 17, 2009 By: Timo Glock Source: SkySports

  2. "This is a huge honor for me to be the on the cover with Tiger Woods as I grew up idolizing Tiger," said McIlroy. "The Ryder Cup has always been my favorite sporting event and the tournament is being played at The Celtic Manor Resort in Wales...
    on Jun 21, 2010 By: Rory McIlroy Source: Gameplanet

  3. "It would be a shame if Sandy doesn't get the chance," Montgomerie said on the eve of the European Tour's British Masters. "I think it would be only fitting if he does the job at Celtic Manor, as his four major colleagues have all done it."
    on Sep 24, 2008 By: Colin Montgomerie Source: Reuters.uk

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