Definition of bailiwick:
field of force, field of view, matter, content, study, specialty, plain, survey, issue, battleground, game, depicted object, bag, champaign, front, airfield, orbit, report, subject area, line, guinea pig, theatre of operations, athletic field, fiefdom, discipline, flying field, field of operations, terrain, theater of operations, element, department, demesne, national, field of honor, field, topic, branch of knowledge, case, cogitation, correction, subject field, sphere, theatre, playing area, work, business, written report, field of study, world, sketch, firmament, field of operation, playing field, line of business, scene, barony, walk, field of battle, theme, landing field, force field, subject, fief.
- arena (part of speech: noun)
region (part of speech: noun)
Now that the cavalry had gone out to the front and more troops were marching up from the railway, all anxiety as to his immediate surroundings was dispelled, and the major could not avoid drifting back to the strange complications in which two of the prominent people of his military bailiwick were involved.- "'Laramie;' or, The Queen of Bedlam.", Charles King.
- "Hilda Lessways", Arnold Bennett.
- "In Her Own Right", John Reed Scott.