something subordinate to another, more important thing; adjunct; accessory.
Law. a right, privilege, or improvement belonging to and passing with a principal property.
appurtenances, apparatus; instruments.
He also tooke and seized into his hands Penreth with the appurtenances.
Chronicles of England, Scotland and Ireland (2 of 6): England (9 of 12) Raphael Holinshed
Is my youth, with all its appurtenances, worth your acceptance?
A Little Union Scout Joel Chandler Harris
One sees the few houses and appurtenances like a speck on the coast, and north and south the long vast coastline.
Missing Friends Thorvald Weitemeyer
I tell you, three great and noble steeds, with saddles and appurtenances!
Peter Schlemihl Adelbert von Chamisso
The appurtenances of love mean much to me; nearness, warmth, caresses.
A Poor Man’s House Stephen Sydney Reynolds
The furniture and appurtenances were of the most recherché description.
The International Monthly Magazine, Volume 5, No. 1, January, 1852 Various
From these (appurtenances of the ship) these (appartments) were known (as the Kupayatthitapanagara).
Cultus Arborum Anonymous
The stranger did not seem very familiar with the appurtenances of the place.
Lucretia, Complete Edward Bulwer-Lytton
He handled even the stubborn wire tenderly, as a man might the appurtenances to a rite.
The Duke Of Chimney Butte G. W. Ogden
He one day swallowed an inkstandish, with all its appurtenances.
A World of Wonders Various
a secondary or less significant thing or part
(pl) accessories or equipment
(property law) a minor right, interest, or privilege which passes when the title to the principal property is transferred
“apparatus, gear,” late 14c.; see appurtenance.
c.1300, “right, privilege or possession subsidiary to a principal one,” from Anglo-French apurtenance (12c.), Old French apartenance, present participle of apartenir “be related to,” from Latin appertinere “to pertain to,” from ad- “to” (see ad-) + pertinere “belong to” (see pertain).
or belonging; pertaining. an . Historical Examples Has any of your readers met with, or heard of the second short line, appendant and appurtenant to the first? Notes & Queries, No. 39. Saturday, July 27, 1850 Various It is my duty to warn you that the property does not produce much revenue; the appurtenant estates […]
annual percentage rate: the annual rate of interest; the total interest to be paid in a year divided by the balance due. . Contemporary Examples Ties were broken according to each institution’s multiyear APRs, which represent the APR scores from the preceding four seasons. 25 Smartest (and Dumbest) College Teams The Daily Beast January 8, […]