Translation of "residence" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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residencenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈrez.ɪ.dəns/ us /ˈrez.ə.dəns/ formal

C2 a home

住所;住房;宅第
the Governor's official residence 總督官邸
in residence

officially staying or living somewhere

(官員等)駐在(某地)的,住在(某地)的
The Queen is in residence at the Palace this week. 女王本周在王宮駐蹕。
author/poet/artist in residence

an author (= writer), poet, or artist who is employed at a school or college, etc. for a short period

(學校、大學短期招聘的)駐校作家/詩人/藝術家
take up residence/residency somewhere

to go to live somewhere

到(某地)定居;開始定居在(某地)
She took up residence in Canada. 她在加拿大定居。
She took up permanent residency abroad. 她永久定居國外。

More examples

  • The premier left his residence with almost indecent haste following his resignation.
  • Number Ten Downing Street is the British prime minister's official residence.
  • The council was hoping to turn a children's home into a residence for adolescent girls.
  • The estate agent described the flat as a bijou residence.
  • She has managed to obtain a temporary residence permit.

(Translation of “residence” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)