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noun [countable] squire pronunciation in British English /ˈskwaɪə(r)/
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singularsquire
pluralsquires
  1. 1
    a man who owned land in England in the past and had high status in the local area
    1. a.
      a young man in the Middle Ages who worked for a knight (=a man who rode a horse when fighting)
  2. 2
    British informal old-fashioned used for talking to a man

    Sorry, squire.

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