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English definition of “Lord”

Lord

noun uk   /lɔːd/ us    /lɔːrd/

Lord noun (TITLE)

[U] a title used in front of the names of male peers and officials of very high rank: Lord Longford the Lord Chancellor
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Royalty, aristocracy and titles
the Lords [+ sing/pl verb] → the House of LordsGovernment administration and organisation my Lord in Britain, used to address a judge or peerJudges and juries

Lord noun (GOD)

(in the Christian religion) God or Jesus Christ: Praise the Lord! [as form of address] Lord, hear our prayer.God and gods
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