verb (used without object), re·sid·ed, re·sid·ing.
Origin of reside
Definition for reside (2 of 2)
verb (used with object), re-sid·ed, re-sid·ing.
verb (used without object), re-sid·ed, re-sid·ing.
Examples from the Web for reside
The more than 50,000 who reside in West Point live mostly in shacks made of zinc with rusted tin roofs.
They reside in countries as diverse as Norway, Jordan, Honduras, Singapore, Denmark, and Brazil.Are You Reading My Emails? Former State Dept. Official Asks the NSA.|John Kael Weston|July 23, 2013|DAILY BEAST
These metadata, these intelligence officers say, reside in vast hard drives that belong to the NSA.
There is no sense of identification with Israel itself—they only reside in Israel.
The FSA, for its part, is working to portray itself as a tent under which all opposition can reside.Syrian Activists Face Moral Toll Over Brutal Revolt Against Assad|Mike Giglio|August 3, 2012|DAILY BEAST
We dined with Mr. and Mrs. Keene, who reside in one of the best villas of the many charming dwellings in Newport.Hesperothen; Notes from the West, Vol. II (of 2)|W. H. Russell
They shook their fists towards that quarter, across the valley, in which I supposed the Ceccalde to reside.Two Sides of the Face|Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
Imogene's husband, Jefferson Midgely, had long thought he would like to reside in Chicago.Jennie Gerhardt|Theodore Dreiser
The principals in all great offices will reside in England, make some paltry allowance to deputies for doing the business here.
The soil in those situations is alluvial, and its extreme fertility often induces unfortunate people to reside in them.
British Dictionary definitions for reside
verb (intr) formal
Word Origin for reside
Word Origin and History for reside
late 15c., "to settle," from Middle French resider (15c.) and directly from Latin residere "sit down, settle; remain behind, rest, linger; be left," from re- "back, again" (see re-) + sedere "to sit" (see sedentary). Meaning "to dwell permanently" first attested 1570s. Related: Resided; residing. Also from the French word are Dutch resideren, German residiren.