Definition of 'estate'
Example sentences containing 'estate'
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Whenever there was poaching on the estate, or there had been an outbreak of theft, Kyle blamed Nick's dad. LOST SUMMER (2002)Bagado watched it turn right into an estate about a quarter of a mile behind us. INSTRUMENTS OF DARKNESS (2002)Ten minutes later, we were cruising the lanes of the estate where the Mercedes had gone. INSTRUMENTS OF DARKNESS (2002)
Stephanie noticed an estate agent's "For Sale" placard outside the building. THE RHYTHM SECTION (2002)
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Translations for 'estate'
British English: estate /ɪˈsteɪt/ NOUN
An estate is a large area of land in the country owned by one person or organization.
He spent the holidays at the 300-acre estate of his aunt and uncle.
- American English: estate
- Arabic: عِزْبَة
- Brazilian Portuguese: estado de um país
- Chinese: 庄园
- Croatian: imanje
- Czech: statek
- Danish: ejendom
- Dutch: landgoed
- European Spanish: finca situación
- Finnish: kartano
- French: propriété
- German: Landsitz
- Greek: κτήμα
- Italian: proprietà
- Japanese: 地所
- Korean: 부동산
- Norwegian: eiendom
- Polish: posiadłość
- European Portuguese: propriedade de um país
- Romanian: proprietateimobiliare
- Russian: поместье
- Spanish: estado organización política
- Swedish: gods herrgård
- Thai: ทรัพย์สินที่ดิน
- Turkish: malikane
- Ukrainian: маєток
- Vietnamese: bất động sản
Definition of estate from the Collins English Dictionary
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