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peer

noun

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  1. 1 a man of high birth or social position claims to be related to an English peer Synonyms grandee, lord, milord, nobleman, gentlemanRelated Words country gentleman, squire; cavalier, chevalier, knight; don, hidalgo, nabob, nawab, seigneur, seignior, sheikh (or sheik); baron, baronet, count, duke, earl, esquire, marchese, margrave, marquess (or marquis), master, prince, princelet, princeling, raja, viscount; lordship, sire [archaic]Near Antonyms boor, churl, cottar (or cotter), fellah, peasant, peon; commoner, pleb, plebeian; proletarian; toiler

  2. 2 one that is equal to another in status, achievement, or value a jury of one's peers Synonyms coequal, compeer, coordinate, counterpart, equivalent, fellow, like, match, parallel, equal, rivalRelated Words analogue (or analog); double, half, mate, twin; associate, colleague, companion, copartner, partner; competitor


peer

verb

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  1. to look long and hard in wonder or surprise visitors seem mesmerized as they peer at the variety of marine life in the aquarium's huge tank Synonyms blink, gawk, gawp [chiefly British], gaze, goggle, gape, rubberneck, stareRelated Words glare, gloat, glower; consider, eye, fixate, observe, regard, watch; leer, ogle; peruse, pore (over), study; outface, outstare, stare downNear Antonyms glance, glimpse, peek, peep; browse, dip (into), scan; wink (at)


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