the Lords

plural noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of the Lords

British
:the part of the British Parliament whose members are not elected by voters
  • The government had the support of the Lords.

Word by Word Definitions

lord play lords
  1. : one having power and authority over others:

  2. : a ruler by hereditary right or preeminence to whom service and obedience are due

  3. : one of whom a fee or estate is held in feudal tenure

  1. : to act like a lord


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