(used absolutely in monotheism: the Lord) God.
- To act in a domineering or superior manner toward:
- the House of Lords in the British Parliament
Other Word Forms of Lord
Idioms, Phrasal Verbs Related to Lord
- lord it over
- the Lords
Origin of Lord
Middle English from Old English hlāford hlāf bread weard guardian wer-3 in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
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