Origin of vicarage
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Examples from the Web for vicarage
Those hollyhocks—the ones at the Vicarage at home are just like them.The Incomplete Amorist
But at the vicarage Paul and Greta sat alone in silence and with clasped hands.
When they came to the vicarage Paul drew up, threw the reins to Natt, and got down.
When he came to the vicarage he drew up sharply and rapped heavily on the gate.
Toward midnight Hugh came to say that Peter had been sent for her from the vicarage.
- the residence or benefice of a vicar
- a rare word for vicariate (def. 1)
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Word Origin and History for vicarage
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