Mansion vs Mansionlike - What's the difference?
As a noun mansion
As an adjective mansionlike is
resembling a mansion or some aspect of one.
* mansioun (obsolete)
(senseid) A large house or building, usually built for the wealthy.
(UK) A luxurious flat (apartment).
(obsolete) A house provided for a clergyman; a manse.
(obsolete) A stopping-place during a journey; a stage.
(historical) An astrological house; a station of the moon.
* Late 14th century: Which book spak muchel of the operaciouns / Touchynge the eighte and twenty mansiouns / That longen to the moone — Geoffrey Chaucer, ‘The Franklin's Tale’, Canterbury Tales
(Chinese astronomy) One of twenty-eight sections of the sky.
An individual habitation or apartment within a large house or group of buildings. (Now chiefly in allusion to John 14:2.)
* 1611 , Bible , Authorized (King James) Version, John XIV.2:
- In my Father's house are many mansions : if it were not so, I would have told you.
* 2003 , The Economist , (subtitle), 18 Dec 2003:
- These poets near our princes sleep, / And in one grave their mansions keep.
Any of the branches of the Rastafari movement.
- The many mansions in one east London house of God.
* mansion house
* mansion place
* Japanese: (borrowed)
Resembling a mansion or some aspect of one.