baronetnoun [ C ]uk /ˈbær.ən.et/ us /ˈber.ən.et/
Examples from literature
- I believe the nation expects me to be made a baronet.
- On this occasion he asked only for the baronet.
- The baronet smiled kindly, and shook his head.
- There was a moment's hesitation, and then the young baronet spoke out manfully.
- They never failed to let you know, too, that he was supposed to be the son of a baronet.