- of or connected with residence
- of, characterized by, or suitable for residences, or homes: a residential neighborhood
- chiefly for residents rather than transients: a residential hotel
Lydia was fortunate to purchase her home in this residential neighborhood with A rated schools.
- A college that offers dorm rooms is an example of a place that offers residential accommodations.
- A neighborhood made up of single-family homes where people live is an example of a residential neighborhood.
The definition of residential is something related to a dwelling or location where people live.
- Of, relating to, or having residence: a residential college.
- Of, suitable for, or limited to residences: residential zoning.
- It is the centre of an extensive residential district.
- It is mainly a rich residential quarter; the most fashionable part is found in the south, in the vicinity of Cavendish and Portman Squares, but there are numerous fine houses surrounding Regent's Park and in the north-western district of St John's Wood.
- Of Toledo, of which it is a residential suburb.
- Throughout the better residential quarters of London the number of large blocks of flats has greatly increased in modern times.
- The site of the old town slopes sharply upward from the harbour, to the west of which there extends an esplanade and modern residential quarter; for Penzance, with its mild climate, is in considerable favour as a health resort.