Definition of estate :
1. A person of high rank.
2. A property which a person possesses; a fortune; possessions, esp. property in land; also, property of all kinds which a person leaves to be divided at his death.
3. Settled condition or form of existence; state; condition or circumstances of life or of any person; situation.
4. Social standing or rank; quality; dignity.
5. The degree, quality, nature, and extent of one's interest in, or ownership of, lands, tenements, etc.; as, an estate for life, for years, at will, etc.
6. The great classes or orders of a community or state ( as the clergy, the nobility, and the commonalty of England) or their representatives who administer the government; as, the estates of the realm ( England), which are the lords spiritual, the lords temporal, the commons.
7. The state; the general body politic; the common- wealth; the general interest; state affairs.
8. To endow with an estate.
9. To establish.
10. Tom settle as a fortune.
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wealth (part of speech: noun)
- " Your estate is all settled now. - "The Reclaimers", Margaret Hill McCarter.
- Great Hedge, I might say, was the name of a large estate Grandpa Ford had bought to live on not a great while before. - "Six Little Bunkers at Grandpa Ford's", Laura Lee Hope.
- You, with care, can certainly save twenty- five thousand dollars each in the ten years, and will receive another fifty thousand dollars each as your share of the estate. - "On the Pampas", G. A. Henty.