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Mansion House

n
1. (Named Buildings) the residence of the Lord Mayor of London
2. (Named Buildings) the residence of the Lord Mayor of Dublin
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mansion house

A grand residence.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.mansion house - a large and imposing housemansion house - a large and imposing house    
house - a dwelling that serves as living quarters for one or more families; "he has a house on Cape Cod"; "she felt she had to get out of the house"
manor, manor house - the mansion of a lord or wealthy person
manor hall, hall - the large room of a manor or castle
castle, palace - a large and stately mansion
stately home - a mansion that is (or formerly was) occupied by an aristocratic family
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References in classic literature ?
But notwithstanding these discouraging accounts they went on, and reached the Mansion House soon after sunrise.
'I wish you wouldn't come here; they'll be setting the Mansion House afire next, and we shall have you to thank for it.
Whereupon, having sold all his meat, he left his horse and cart in charge of a friendly hostler and prepared to follow his mates to the Mansion House.
A new development inPenllergaerwill include replicas of the original mansion houses that used to stand there.
Ramsay Clay also worked for the same contractor - applying gilding to the ornamental features at the Mansion House in Doncaster as part of a six-figure seven-month contract to renovate one of only three civic mansion houses in England.
Steve Rush, CALA Homes (Midlands) Area Sales and Marketing Director, said: "We have been extremely encouraged by the large number of visitors to Montrachet and the favourable comments made about the location, the design, and the large amount of space on offer in our mansion houses."