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Meaning of REALTY

Pronunciation:  'reeultee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  property consisting of houses and land
 

REALTY is a 6 letter word that starts with R.

 

 Synonyms: real estate, real property
 
 See Also: acres, belongings, dead hand, demesne, estate, holding, land, landed estate, material possession, mortmain, property

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Re"al*ty\, n. [OF. r['e]alt['e], LL. regalitas, fr. L.
    regalis. See {Regal}.]
    1. Royalty. [Obs.] --Chaucer.
    
    2. Loyalty; faithfulness. [R.] --Milton.
    
    
  2. \Re"al*ty\, n. [Contr. from 1st {Reality}.]
    1. Realty. [Obs.] --Dr. H. More.
    
    2. (Law)
       (a) Immobility, or the fixed, permanent nature of real
           property; as, chattels which savor of the realty; --
           so written in legal language for reality.
       (b) Real estate; a piece of real property. --Blackstone.
    
    
 

 

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