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English definition of “lord”

lord

verb     /lɔːd/ US  /lɔːrd/ informal
lord it over sb to behave as if you are better than someone and have the right to tell them what to do: He likes to lord it over his little sister.Showing arrogance and conceitConfidence and self-assuranceBoasting
(Definition of lord verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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