follow Dictionary.com

Fiancé or fiancée? What's the difference?

vicarage

[vik-er-ij] /ˈvɪk ər ɪdʒ/
noun
1.
the residence of a vicar.
2.
the benefice of a vicar.
3.
the office or duties of a vicar.
Origin of vicarage
late Middle English
1375-1425
1375-1425; late Middle English; see vicar, -age
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for vicarage

vicarage

/ˈvɪkərɪdʒ/
noun
1.
the residence or benefice of a vicar
2.
a rare word for vicariate (sense 1)
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source
Word Origin and History for vicarage
n.

early 15c., "benefice of a vicar," from vicar + -age. Meaning "house or residence of a vicar" is from 1520s.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for vicarage

Some English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for vicarage

14
17
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for vicarage