someone's lord and master

someone's lord and master
humorous
someone's husband or male partner

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  • lord — lord1 [ lɔrd ] noun * 1. ) Lord a name that Christians use for talking about God or Jesus Christ: Praise the Lord! 2. ) count a man who has a high rank in the British ARISTOCRACY (=highest social class). A woman of the same rank is called a lady …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • lord — I UK [lɔː(r)d] / US [lɔrd] noun Word forms lord : singular lord plural lords ** 1) the Lord a name that Christians use for talking about God or Jesus Christ Praise the Lord! 2) [countable] a man who has a high rank in the British aristocracy (=… …   English dictionary

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  • master — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. superior, director; crowned head, emperor (see authority); expert, artist, adept. See rule, skill, male, possession. II (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. leading, supreme, main; see …   English dictionary for students

  • lord — lord1 W2S3 [lo:d US lo:rd] n [: Old English; Origin: hlaford, from hlaf bread + weard keeper ] 1.) also Lord a man who has a rank in the ↑aristocracy, especially in Britain, or his title →↑lady ▪ Lord Salisbu …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • lord — 1 noun 1 (C) a man who has a rank in the aristocracy, especially in Britain, or his title: Lord Hailsham compare lady (7) 2 (C) a man in medieval Europe who was very powerful and owned a lot of land: the feudal lords 3 my lord used to address a… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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