wardenry

[ wawr-dn-ree ]
/ ˈwɔr dn ri /

noun, plural war·den·ries.

the office, jurisdiction, or district of a warden.

Nearby words

  1. ward, artemus,
  2. ward, lester frank,
  3. ward, mrs. humphry,
  4. warded,
  5. warden,
  6. warder,
  7. wardian case,
  8. wardmote,
  9. wardour street,
  10. wardour-street

Origin of wardenry

Middle English word dating back to 1325–75; see origin at warden, -ry

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