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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR RESIDE

I was "raised" in the State of Massachusetts, and reside there still.

I suppose she will wish to reside with her mother during my absence.

Tribal custom requires the bridegroom to reside with the wife's family.

For a time my connection with Keighley was severed as I went to reside at Bradford.

He thought it a safe place to reside because it was so far from the land.

It was necessary for him to reside at his native place for a number of months.

What a feature it was of the little town, her coming to reside in it!

Usually incog, in England, I reside in a cottage near Osborne.

Whether he went to reside in Europe, or retired to some other part of India, is not known.

There was a demand about a formal permission to reside here.

WORD ORIGIN

late 15c., "to settle," from Middle French resider (15c.) and directly from Latin residere "sit down, settle; remain behind, rest, linger; be left," from re- "back, again" (see re-) + sedere "to sit" (see sedentary). Meaning "to dwell permanently" first attested 1570s. Related: Resided; residing. Also from the French word are Dutch resideren, German residiren.

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