Synonyms for Bailiwick:
n.terrain, scene, bag, world, department. •arena (noun)
pen, setting, realm, circle, circuit, ring, battlefield, province, field, precinct, arena, ground, hall, beat, domain, auditorium, campus, gallery, stage, turf, locale, amphitheater, dominion, gymnasium, battle-ground, enclosure, courtyard, circus, hippodrome, area, room, colosseum, theater, region.
study, subject field, subject, branch of knowledge, subject area, discipline, field of study, field.
province, neighborhood, territory, realm, area, district, beat.
state, zone, tract, quarter, division, sector, county, lot, colony, municipality, empire, city, dukedom, place, commonweal, shire, riding, town, duchy, parcel, kingdom, canton, locality, borough, country, earldom, plot, district, nation, neighborhood, territory.
Usage examples for bailiwick
The ancient family of Hoton, or Hutton, were by Edward the Third, in consideration of the service rendered to him by Thomas de Hoton in the wars against Scotland, restored to the bailiwick and office of keeping the King's land or forest in Plumpton, which was first bestowed upon them prior to the time of Edward the First. – Bygone Cumberland and Westmorland by Daniel Scott