lord - definition and synonyms

 
 
noun 

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/lɔː(r)d/
singularlord
plurallords
  1. 2
    [countable] a man who has a high rank in the British aristocracy (=highest social class). A woman of the same rank is called a lady.
    1. b.
      a man of high rank in Western Europe during the Middle Ages, who had a lot of land and power
    2. c.

      Lord

      used as a title for a lord

      Lord Wilson

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    3. d.

      Lord

      used in the titles of British officials of very high rank
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