[ pas-ter-ij, pah-ster- ]


Origin of pastorage

First recorded in 1655–65; pastor + -age

Words Nearby pastorage Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use pastorage in a sentence

  • "Because I can't go to the pastorage myself isn't any reason why you should stick at home, too," she told them.

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  • But the Baronet being one in the domestic circle of the pastorage, was to be yet further postponed.