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lordship

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noun lord·ship \ˈlȯrd-ˌship\

Simple Definition of lordship

  • : the authority, power, or territory of a lord

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of lordship

  1. 1 a :  the rank or dignity of a lord —used as a title b :  the authority or power of a lord :  dominion

  2. 2 :  the territory under the jurisdiction of a lord :  seigniory


LORDSHIP Defined for Kids

lordship

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noun lord·ship \ˈlȯrd-ˌship\

Definition of lordship for Students

  1. :  the rank or dignity of a lord —used as a title <His Lordship is not at home.>




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