Definitions of lord

  1. the Judeo- Christian God
  2. make a lord of someone
  3. a titled peer of the realm
  4. a person who has general authority over others
  5. terms referring to the Judeo- Christian God
  6. One who has power and authority; a master; a ruler; a governor; a prince; a proprietor, as of a manor.
  7. A titled nobleman., whether a peer of the realm or not; a bishop, as a member of the House of Lords; by courtesy; the son of a duke or marquis, or the eldest son of an earl; in a restricted sense, a boron, as opposed to noblemen of higher rank.
  8. A title bestowed on the persons above named; and also, for honor, on certain official persons; as, lord advocate, lord chamberlain, lord chancellor, lord chief justice, etc.
  9. A husband.
  10. One of whom a fee or estate is held; the male owner of feudal land; as, the lord of the soil; the lord of the manor.
  11. The Supreme Being; Jehovah.
  12. The Savior; Jesus Christ.
  13. To invest with the dignity, power, and privileges of a lord.
  14. To rule or preside over as a lord.
  15. A hump- backed person; - so called sportively.
  16. To play the lord; to domineer; to rule with arbitrary or despotic sway; - sometimes with over; and sometimes with it in the manner of a transitive verb.
  17. A ruler or governor; master; one who has supreme power; the owner of a manor; a baron in the British nobility; the son of a duke or marquis; the eldest son of an earl; Lord, a title given to British noblemen and to certain officials; as, the Lord Mayor; the Lord, God; Jehovah; Jesus Christ.
  18. To rule with a bsolute power; with over or it.
  19. A master: a superior: a husband: a ruler: the proprietor of a manor: a baron: a peer of the realm: the son of a duke or marquis, or the eldest son of an earl: a bishop, esp. if a member of parliament: ( B.) the Supreme Being, Jehovah ( when printed in capitals).
  20. To raise to the peerage.
  21. To act the lord: to tyrannize.
  22. A master; ruler; nobleman; God.
  23. To play the superior; domineer.
  24. To rule; domineer.
  25. One having power and authority; a ruler.
  26. The Deity; Christ.
  27. A title of nobility of office.
  28. The Supreme Being.
  29. A master; a ruler; a supreme ruler; the Supreme Being; an oppressive ruler; a husband; a baron; proprietor of a manor; n nobleman; a title of honour given to those who are noble by birth or creation; a peer of the realm; an honorary title bestowed on certain official characters, as Lord Chancellor, Lord Mayor, & c.
  30. To invest with the dignities and privileges of a lord.
  31. To domineer; to rule with arbitrary or despotic away. Lord of misrule, one formerly chosen to preside over the sports and revels of a family during Christmas holidays. Lord lieutenant of Ireland, the representative of royalty in that country. Lord lieutenant of a county, the principal official, originally one deputed by the sovereign to manage its military concerns. Lord Mayor, the chief magistrate of certain cities. Lord Temporal, a lay peer. Lord Spiritual, a bishop with a seat in the House of Lords. House of Lords, the House of Peers.
  32. One who possesses the highest power or authority; a husband; a master; a sovereign; a ruler; a baron in the British peerage; any peer of the realm; any son of a duke or marquess, or the eldest son of an earl; an honorary title of chief magistrates of certain cities or towns in England, Scotland, and Ireland, and some other public officers, as, the lord chancellor, lord justice- clerk, & c.
  33. To domineer or tyrannise.

Quotes of lord

  1. I found thee not, O Lord without, because I erred in seeking thee without that wert within. – Saint Augustine
  2. I shall be an autocrat: that's my trade. And the good Lord will forgive me: that's his. – Catherine the Great
  3. Our Lord never condemned the fig tree because it brought forth so much fruit that some fell to the ground and spoiled. He only cursed it when it was barren. – Edwin Louis Cole
  4. For me, I go in and play a few Christian songs for an audience, and now I have people come up and not tell me I'm great, but tell me that my music is helping save their lives, helping them in the Lord and helping them end their vices. – Rick Derringer
  5. Oh Lord won't you buy me a Mercedes Benz. – Janis Joplin
  6. Lord deliver me from the man who never makes a mistake, and also from the man who makes the same mistake twice. – William J. Mayo
  7. Never give up on your dream... because you never know what the Lord can bless you with. – Kelly Rowland
  8. She always says, my lord that facts are like cows. If you look them in the face hard enough they generally run away. – Dorothy L. Sayers
  9. Outside the kingdom of the Lord there is no nation which is greater than any other. God and history will remember your judgment. – Haile Selassie
  10. Somebody help me, tell me where to go from here cause even Thugs cry, but do the Lord care? – Tupac Shakur
  11. I'm now the Lord of the Brighton Manor. – Barbara Stanwyck
  12. I praise the Lord the Sovereign of the royal realm, Who has extended his sway over the tract of the world. – Taliesin
  13. I have only ever made one prayer to God, a very short one: O Lord make my enemies ridiculous. And God granted it. – Voltaire
  14. Give me good digestion, Lord And also something to digest; but where and how that something comes I leave to Thee, who knoweth best. – Mary Webb
  15. The head of every family will be what Abraham was, the patriarch, the priest and the unlettered lord of his family, and Reason will be the code of laws to all mankind. – Adam Weishaupt

Usage examples for lord

  1. Where you got it an' how you got it the good Lord only knows. – His Dog by Albert Payson Terhune
  2. Believe me, my lord I am. – Princess Maritza by Percy Brebner
  3. The Lord be good to us! – The Eustace Diamonds by Anthony Trollope
  4. Lord it is enough! – Parish Papers by Norman Macleod
  5. But this same Christ is the Christian's Lord and Master and Friend. – The Five Great Philosophies of Life by William de Witt Hyde
  6. Lord Paget's 'Ay' is sure- who else? – Queen Mary and Harold by Alfred Lord Tennyson
  7. Had you, Lord Penraven? – Mr. Marx's Secret by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  8. Good Lord sir, what would you expect me to say? – From the Housetops by George Barr McCutcheon
  9. And I, Lord help me! – Mugby Junction by Charles Dickens
  10. Mr. Lord I believe so, sir. – Trial of the Officers and Crew of the Privateer Savannah, on the Charge of Piracy, in the United States Circuit Court for the Southern District of New York by A. F. Warburton
  11. Is he coming here, Lord Ellersdeane?" – The Chestermarke Instinct by J. S. Fletcher
  12. We had to work- Lord how we had to work! – The New Boy at Hilltop by Ralph Henry Barbour
  13. Did I not tell you that the Lord knew about the panaderia? – Out of the Triangle by Mary E. Bamford
  14. " Is it you, Lord Ellersdeane? – The Chestermarke Instinct by J. S. Fletcher
  15. Great Lord what are you talking about? – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  16. " I am sorry to hear that," replied Lord Stranleigh. – Lord Stranleigh Abroad by Robert Barr
  17. " Lord man," he said, after a while, " what I wouldn't give for a cigarette!" – The Copper-Clad World by Harl Vincent
  18. The Lord gave me the dear child; the Lord has taken her away. – The Progressionists, and Angela. by Conrad von Bolanden
  19. By the Lord I'll make you sorry for this. – Winston of the Prairie by Harold Bindloss
  20. And Lord Wynderbroke is waiting for you, please, Mr. Arden. – Checkmate by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu