lord


lord
noun
1)

the lord of the manor

Syn:
master, ruler, leader, chief, superior, monarch, sovereign, king, emperor, prince, governor, commander, suzerain, liege, liege lord
Ant:
servant, inferior
2)

let us pray to the Lord

Syn:
God, the Father, the Almighty, the Creator; Jehovah, Adonai, Yahweh, Elohim, Allah; Jesus Christ, the Messiah, the Savior, the Son of God, the Redeemer, the Lamb of God, the Prince of Peace, the King of Kings; informal the Man Upstairs
3)

a press lord

Syn:
magnate, tycoon, mogul, captain, baron, king; industrialist, proprietor; informal big shot, (head) honcho; derogatory fat cat

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  • Lord — (engl.: „Herr“, von altenglisch hláford, auch hlaferd oder hláfweard: „Brotherr, Brothüter“ aus altenglisch hláf „Laib“ und weard, „Hüter, Bewahrer, Wart“) ist ein englischer Adelstitel. In der englischen Kirchensprache entspricht die Bezeichnung …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Lord — Lord, n. [OE. lord, laverd, loverd, AS. hl[=a]ford, for hl[=a]fweard, i. e., bread keeper; hl[=a]f bread, loaf + weardian to look after, to take care of, to ward. See {Loaf}, and {Ward} to guard, and cf. {Laird}, {Lady}.] 1. One who has power and …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Lord — Lord, v. t. 1. To invest with the dignity, power, and privileges of a lord. [R.] Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. To rule or preside over as a lord. [R.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Lord — Lord, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Lorded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Lording}.] 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; as, rich students lording it… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Lord Ao — (/IPA| eɪ.oʊ/ or ay oh) is the Overgod of the fictitious, magical world of Abeir Toril in the Forgotten Realms setting of Dungeons Dragons . As Overgod, all deities of Toril are subject to him. If it were not for Ao s involvement in the Time of… …   Wikipedia

  • Lord — (l[^o]rd), n. [Cf. Gr. ? bent so as to be convex in front.] A hump backed person; so called sportively. [Eng.] Richardson (Dict.). [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Lord — For other uses, see Lord (disambiguation). Lordship redirects here. For other uses, see Lordship (disambiguation). Queen Elizabeth II, Lord of Mann Lord is a title with various meanings. It can denote a prince or a feu …   Wikipedia

  • Lord's — Haupttribüne Gedenktafel an den ersten Lord’s Cricket Ground Lord’s Cricket Ground gilt als die wichtigste und traditionsreichste Adresse für Cricket weltweit. Diese im …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • lord — I. noun Etymology: Middle English loverd, lord, from Old English hlāford, from hlāf loaf + weard keeper more at loaf, ward Date: before 12th century 1. one having power and authority over others: a. a ruler by hereditary right or preeminence to… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • LORD — n. m. Titre d’honneur usité en Angleterre qui signifie Seigneur. Un lord. Lord Buckingham. Lord Marlborough. La chambre des lords. Lord maire. Voyez MAIRE …   Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 8eme edition (1935)

  • LORD — s. m. Titre d honneur usité en Angleterre. Il signifie Seigneur, et Milord veut dire Monseigneur. Lord Buckingham. Lord Marlborough. La chambre des lords, des pairs d Angleterre. Milord duc. Oui, milord …   Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 7eme edition (1835)


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