the peerage

Definition of the peerage

formal
1 :the people who are members of the British nobility :the people who are peers
2 :the rank of a British peer
  • He was given the peerage after years of devoted service to the community.

Word by Word Definitions

peerage play
  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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