Definition of Squires:
Synonyms for Squires:
So these men agreed that on the day of the meeting of Parliament, when the king, with the queen and Prince of Wales, would all be meeting the lords and commons, they would blow the whole of them up with gunpowder; and, while the country was all in confusion, the king dead, and almost all his lords and the chief country squires, they would take the king's younger children- Elizabeth or Charles, who were both quite little- and bring one up as a Roman Catholic to govern England.- "Young Folks' History of England", Charlotte M. Yonge.
- "Anderson Crow, Detective", George Barr McCutcheon.
- "Men of Iron", Ernie Howard Pyle.