estate

Definition

  • noun: all of the things that a person owns
  • noun: social standing or rank especially of a high order
  • synonyms: state, situation, quality

Examples

  • a council 'estate' [=buildings built by a local government council]

  • He inherited the 'estate' from his parents.

  • a 'real estate' broker/business/investment

Movie clips

Movie quotes

  • (..) for humanity. You want to mock the dead? Fine. But his tabloid, has made us a fortune. Price has left his estate, ten companies, including the tabloid, to his two daughters, Madison and Kelsey. We have been asked (..)
    2011 TvShow: Suits Title: Rules of the Game Season: 1 Episode 11
  • (..) I'm not goin' back. Stay alive. If I see you again, it's gonna be a different world. Ready, Katniss? Let's go. all residents must proceed to the presidential estate. Additional food, medicine and clothing all residents must proceed to the presidential estate. Additional food, medicine and clothing all residents must proceed to the presidential estate. Additional food, medicine and clothing all residents must proceed to the presidential estate. Additional food, medicine and clothing Keep moving. All residents must proceed to the presidential estate. (..)
    2015 The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2
  • (..) We're completely bankrupt. Don't tell anybody. It turned out that the Savings & Loan had already been robbed... ...not by armed bandits, but by speculators in Texas real estate. All right, let's go! Norther! Yeah! There's gotta be close to $ here! And that's just from the drawers. (..)
    2003 Big Fish