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wardenry

[ wawr-dn-ree ]
/ ˈwɔr dn ri /
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noun, plural war·den·ries.
the office, jurisdiction, or district of a warden.
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Origin of wardenry

Middle English word dating back to 1325–75; see origin at warden, -ry
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How to use wardenry in a sentence

  • In addition there was a suggestive allusion to the Scots Wardenry of the Western march, which was vacant at the moment.

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