domicile - Dictionary definition and meaning for word domicile

(noun) (law) the residence where you have your permanent home or principal establishment and to where, whenever you are absent, you intend to return; every person is compelled to have one and only one domicile at a time
Synonyms : legal residence
Example Sentence
  • what's his legal residence?

(noun) housing that someone is living in
Example Sentence
  • he built a modest dwelling near the pond
  • they raise money to provide homes for the homeless

(verb) make one's home in a particular place or community
Synonyms : domiciliate , reside , shack
Example Sentence
  • may parents reside in Florida

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for domicile

somthing that provides a kind of dome is domicile
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by kundana.shrali

You can easily obliterate a 'Domicile' by a 'Missile'.
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by rizvi

Dome over pile (which is a house)
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by sharif2059

picture a typically drawn home, instead of the triangle.. at the top, its a dome and hence a domicile
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by shalnew

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