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peerage

noun peer·age \ˈpir-ij\

the peerage : the people who are members of the British nobility : the people who are peers

: the rank of a British peer

Full Definition of PEERAGE

1
:  the body of peers
2
:  the rank or dignity of a peer
3
:  a book containing a list of peers with their genealogy, history, and titles
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Examples of PEERAGE

  1. He was given the peerage after years of devoted service to the community.

First Known Use of PEERAGE

15th century

Rhymes with PEERAGE

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