Definition of 'residential'
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Stables and two residential homes for staff will be put up in the grounds. The Sun (2016)Social care cuts have forced six in ten councils to close residential and nursing homes this year. The Sun (2016)Residential homes are so stretched that elderly patients are routinely deprived of their dignity. Times, Sunday Times (2016)A third of residential care homes are at risk of going bankrupt. Times, Sunday Times (2016)A report claims four million stuck on wards each year could be looked after better at home or in residential care. The Sun (2016)These assets include the residential property, bonds and equities that have soared in value as a direct result of central bank stimulus. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Though limited in number, innovations such as specialist residential property funds and crowdfunding offer more opportunity for diversification across a number of assets. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Complaints about home care have jumped by a quarter in the past year alone and complaints over residential homes have risen by 21 per cent. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Little exists in the way of residential full time courses. The Residue Report - an action plan for safer food (1988)It was occupied for a century and is now a residential college. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It expects the property to be available for the full year and applicants must already own a residential property. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Radio masts placed in residential areas? Times, Sunday Times (2015)We're on course to shuffle into a sort of residential home for retired great powers. Times, Sunday Times (2008)She'd lost the best part of a stone by the end of that residential course. The Sun (2013)The gross yield on residential property is about 5.2 per cent. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Next year she hopes to attend a special needs residential college near Nottingham. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Residential areas are where pubs really come into their own, for drinking and fine dining. Times, Sunday Times (2006)She was 93 when it became apparent she needed to enter a residential nursing home. Times, Sunday Times (2016)At least for residential property, these arguments provide a good retort to fears of a bubble. Times, Sunday Times (2010)And since it was not in a residential area, meetings could go all night. Christianity Today (2000)In Nepal the idea of a residential home for the elderly is still a foreign concept. Times, Sunday Times (2011)He is now being cared for in a residential home paid for by Herefordshire council. Times, Sunday Times (2016)I work for a bank and they sent me on a residential training course last month. The Sun (2015)So the links are between the town centre and residential areas - that is where the cycling infrastructure comes in. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Research shows that the majority of councils in Britain are either lowering or considering lowering the speed limit in residential areas. Times, Sunday Times (2015)In 1968 he launched an annual residential Roman army course which continues to this day. Times, Sunday Times (2012)All recruits go on a 15-day residential basic training course in Buckinghamshire. The Sun (2013)The default position is to send young people out of London to residential colleges as far away as Manchester. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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Translations for 'residential'
British English: residential /ˌrɛzɪˈdɛnʃəl/ ADJECTIVE
A residential area contains houses rather than offices or factories.
...a smart residential area.
- American English: residential
- Arabic: سَكَنيّ
- Brazilian Portuguese: residencial
- Chinese: 住宅的
- Croatian: stambeni
- Czech: obytný
- Danish: beboelses-
- Dutch: woon-
- European Spanish: residencial
- Finnish: asuin-
- French: résidentiel
- German: im Haus
- Greek: οικιστικός
- Italian: residenziale
- Japanese: 住宅地の
- Korean: 거주의
- Norwegian: bolig-
- Polish: mieszkaniowy
- European Portuguese: residencial
- Romanian: rezidențial
- Russian: жилой
- Spanish: residencial
- Swedish: bostads-
- Thai: เขตที่มีที่พักอาศัย
- Turkish: meskun
- Ukrainian: житловий
- Vietnamese: thuộc khu dân cư
Definition of residential from the Collins English Dictionary
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