Definition of manse:
residence, sign, abidance, sign of the zodiac, palace, mansion house, hallway, foyer, anteroom, lobby, residence hall, house, manor hall, manor house, hall, vestibule, manor, dormitory, chapter house, basilica, hacienda, abode, mansion, antechamber, château, castle, villa, planetary house, student residence, estate, entrance hall, residency, dorm, star sign.
- religious building (part of speech: noun)
- "Terribly Intimate Portraits", Noël Coward.
It was a most fortunate step; his wife proved a real inspiration, and in the months that followed, he wrote the second series of " Twice- Told Tales," and " Mosses from an Old Manse," which mark the culmination of his genius as a teller of tales.- "American Men of Mind", Burton E. Stevenson.
- "The Spy in Black", J. Storer Clouston.