Sojournment So"journ*ment, n. Temporary residence, as that of a stranger or a traveler. [R.] [1913 Webster]

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  • sojournment — index habitation (act of inhabiting), presence (attendance) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • sojournment — n. act of sojourning, act of dwelling in a place for a relatively brief period of time, temporary stay …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sojournment — so·journ·ment …   English syllables

  • sojournment — nmənt noun ( s) Etymology: sojourn (II) + ment archaic : sojourn …   Useful english dictionary

  • habitation — hab·i·ta·tion /ˌha bə tā shən/ n 1 a: the act of occupying or inhabiting b in the civil law of Louisiana: the right of a person to dwell in the house of another 2: a dwelling place Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster …   Law dictionary

  • presence — I (attendance) noun being, nearness, praesentia, proximity, sojournment, visitation II (poise) noun air, appearance, aspect, bearing, behavior, carriage, comportment, conduct, decorum, demeanor, deportment, gentility, guise, image, look, manner,… …   Law dictionary

  • sojourn — Synonyms and related words: abide, holiday, lay over, layover, linger, rest, sojournment, stay, stay over, stayover, stop, stop over, stop off, stopover, tarriance, tarry, vacation, visit …   Moby Thesaurus

  • stay — Synonyms and related words: abandon, abeyance, abide, abort, adhere, adjourn, advocate, afford support, afterthought, agglomerate, alpenstock, amnesty, anchor, arm, arrest, arrestation, athletic supporter, await, back, back up, backbone, backing …   Moby Thesaurus

  • stop — Synonyms and related words: English horn, abandon, abjure, abort, afterthought, allophone, alveolar, anchorage, apico alveolar, apico dental, arrest, arrestation, articulation, aspiration, assimilation, awe, baffle, ban, bar, barricade, barrier,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • abode — n 1. home, domicile, domicil, dwelling, dwelling place, dwelling home, residence, residency, habitation, habitancy, Scot, and North Eng. bigging, Scot. howff; lodging, lodgings, lodging place, lodgement or lodgment, nest, roost, perch; quarters,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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