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Definition of lord:

  1. A hump- backed person; - so called sportively.
  2. A husband.
  3. A title bestowed on the persons above named; and also, for honor, on certain official persons; as, lord advocate, lord chamberlain, lord chancellor, lord chief justice, etc.
  4. A titled nobleman., whether a peer of the realm or not; a bishop, as a member of the House of Lords; by courtesy; the son of a duke or marquis, or the eldest son of an earl; in a restricted sense, a boron, as opposed to noblemen of higher rank.
  5. One of whom a fee or estate is held; the male owner of feudal land; as, the lord of the soil; the lord of the manor.
  6. One who has power and authority; a master; a ruler; a governor; a prince; a proprietor, as of a manor.
  7. The Savior; Jesus Christ.
  8. The Supreme Being; Jehovah.
  9. To invest with the dignity, power, and privileges of a lord.
  10. To play the lord; to domineer; to rule with arbitrary or despotic sway; - sometimes with over; and sometimes with it in the manner of a transitive verb.
  11. To rule or preside over as a lord.

Synonyms:

shaper, the Supreme Being, Allah, master copy, grandee, manufacturing business, mediaeval, master key, Everlasting, aristocracy, sea captain, the House of Commons, Father, prince, czar, Almighty, ecclesiastic, divine, feudalism, the Budget, noble, Him, peer, Supreme Being, dispatch box, milord, alchemy, the House of Lords, baronetcy, lion, evangelist, apostolic, countess, His, M., the Commons, passkey, archduke, Napoleon, the House, godhead, baroness, liege, Count, master, manufacturer, He, superior, cleric, alchemist, Yahweh, victor, god almighty, professional, Jehovah, skipper, nobleman, disciple, creator, baronet, Author, tycoon, monarch, medieval, aristocrat, backbench, consort, benches, agent, churchman, feudal, apostle, passe-partout, manor, schoolmaster, mogul, the Holy Ghost, filibuster, overlord, original, maker, Eternal.

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