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Synonyms for lord

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  1. lordnoun

    proprietor, sovereign, possessor

  2. lordnoun

    The master of a household.

    possessor, sovereign, proprietor

  3. lordnoun

    A person having formal authority over others, a ruler.

    proprietor, sovereign, possessor

  4. lordnoun

    A title for certain high officials and dignitaries such as Lord Mayor; a title for a British Anglican (arch)bishop whose see entitled to a seat in the House of Lords

    sovereign, possessor, proprietor

  5. lordnoun

    An aristocrat, a man of high rank in a feudal society or in one that retains feudal forms and institutions.

    sovereign, possessor, proprietor

  6. lordnoun

    An owner, a master.

    possessor, proprietor, sovereign

  7. lordnoun

    A titled nobleman or aristocrat

    proprietor, possessor, sovereign

  8. lordnoun

    An affectionate term for one's boyfriend or husband.

    possessor, sovereign, proprietor

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Godhead, Lord, Creator, Maker, Divine, God Almighty, Almighty, Jehovahnoun

    terms referring to the Judeo-Christian God

    manufacturing business, overlord, master, cleric, nobleman, manufacturer, shaper, churchman, ecclesiastic, noble

    noblewoman, peeress, Lady

  2. overlord, master, lordnoun

    a person who has general authority over others

    professional, master key, master copy, noble, schoolmaster, original, passkey, nobleman, maestro, superior, victor, master, overlord, passe-partout, sea captain, headmaster, captain, skipper

    peeress, Lady, noblewoman

  3. Lord, noble, noblemanverb

    a titled peer of the realm

    master, overlord, nobleman, noble

    noblewoman, peeress, Lady

  4. lordverb

    make a lord of someone

    peeress, Lady, noblewoman

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  1. adon

    the ancient word adon comes from a ugaritic word for 'lord' or 'father.' adon means lord in a general sense and can be used as a male child's name. various forms of the term adon are used in the hebrew bible and in other jewish writings.

    Submitted by anonymous on November 17, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. lordnoun

    master, ruler, governor, sovereign, king

  2. lordnoun

    noble, nobleman, peer

  3. lordnoun


  4. lordnoun

    GOD, jehovah

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. lordnoun

    nobleman, peer, magnate, grandee, liege, suzerain

  2. lordverb


PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "lord":

    god, iord, lawd, seigneur, jesus, christ, lordy, mr, jeez, signore, liege, master, rabbo, scion, goodness

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How to use lord in a sentence?

  1. Norman R. Augustine:

    A recent government publication on the marketing of cabbage contains, according to one report, 26,941 words. It is noteworthy in this regard that the Gettysburg Address contains a mere 279 words while the Lord's Prayer comprises but 67.

  2. Isaiah 4031 Bible:

    They that wait upon the LORD shall renew their strength they shall mount up with wings as eagles they shall run, and not be weary they shall walk and not faint.

  3. Samual Rutherford:

    I bless the Lord that all our troubles come through Christ's fingers, and that He casteth sugar among them and casteth in some ounce withts of heaven and of the spirit of glory in our cup.

  4. Woody Allen, "Without Feathers":

    My Lord, my Lord! What hast Thou done, lately?

  5. Jeb Bush:

    I think that's a relationship they have with their Lord and savior and themselves. So I just don't think it's appropriate to question Donald Trump's faith, he knows what his faith is.

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