"lord" Definition

  1. a humpbacked man. _See_ MY LORD.
  2. “drunk as a LORD,” a common saying, probably referring to the facilities a man of fortune has for such a gratification; perhaps a sly sarcasm at the supposed habits of the aristocracy. This phrase had its origin in the old hard drinking days, when it was almost compulsory on a man of fashion to get drunk regularly after dinner.

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Position in the dictionary: 2061 of 4022 slang words.
Next words in the dictionary: lord-mayor’s-fool, lothario, loud, lour, louse-trap, love, loveage, low-water, lubber, lubber’s hole
Previous words in the dictionary: lope, lop-sided, loot, loose., loose-box, loony, looking-glass, longs-and-shorts, longs, long-tails

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