infirmary

Part of speech:

A small hospital.

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Usage examples "infirmary":

  1. One day Dr. Isaacs says to her, 'Mrs. Byrne, ' says he, 'why don't ye send poor Mrs. Brady to the Infirmary? - "North, South and Over the Sea", M.E. Francis (Mrs. Francis Blundell).
  2. They have a trained nurse- all the time- and they are going to fix up an infirmary on the top floor, so those that are sick can be quiet without the well ones having to be whist. - "Polly and the Princess", Emma C. Dowd.
  3. Hadn't he better be taken to the infirmary, sir? - "The Story of Antony Grace", George Manville Fenn.