an island in the S Pacific, E of Australia: a dependency of New South Wales. 5 sq. mi. (13 sq. km).
an island in the Tasman Sea, southeast of Australia: part of New South Wales. Area: 17 sq km (6 sq miles). Pop: 401 (2001)
[lawr-ding] /ˈlɔr dɪŋ/ noun, Archaic. 1. . 2. Often, lordings. ; sirs; gentlemen (often used as a term of address). /ˈlɔːdɪŋ/ noun 1. (archaic) a gentleman; lord: used in the plural as a form of address 2. an obsolete word for lordling
[lawrd-in-wey-ting] /ˈlɔrd ɪnˈweɪ tɪŋ/ noun, plural lords-in-waiting. 1. a nobleman in attendance on a British monarch or the Prince of Wales.
- Lord it over
Domineer over, act arrogantly toward, as in After Mary was elected president, she tried to lord it over the other girls. [ Late 1500s ] Also see: queen it
noun 1. a novel (1900) by Joseph Conrad.