What does the word ward mean?

Usage examples for ward

  1. He was quite alone at the end of the ward. – A Diary Without Dates by Enid Bagnold
  2. He sat up in bed and looked around the dark ward. – A Filbert Is a Nut by Rick Raphael
  3. He told of one man who had come to the office on the eve of departure for Europe and handed Ward a check for fifty thousand dollars, saying: I have no use for it at present. – Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete The Personal And Literary Life Of Samuel Langhorne Clemens by Albert Bigelow Paine Last Updated: February 20, 2009