Definition of manoir in English:

manoir

noun

  • A large country house or manor house in France.

    • ‘Angela really warmed to the idea a few days later when she saw Chateau Bauduc: a seductive nineteenth-century cream-coloured stone manoir with the sort of symmetrical grandeur at which the French excel.’
    • ‘The density of castles and manoirs in Brittany is unique in Europe.’
    • ‘It was not until the 1980s that exchange controls finally came to an end, and with them the freedom to travel and to buy that fascinating but run-down little manoir in the Dordogne.’
    mansion, stately home, hall, manor, big house, manor house, country house, castle, palace
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Origin

French.

Pronunciation

manoir

/manwaʀ//ˈmanwɑː/