[peer gint; Norwegian pair gynt] /ˈpɪər ˈgɪnt; Norwegian ˈpɛər ˈgünt/
a play (1867) by Henrik Ibsen.
[peer] /pɪər/ verb (used without object) 1. to look narrowly or searchingly, as in the effort to discern clearly. 2. to peep out or appear slightly. 3. to come into view. /pɪə/ noun 1. a member of a nobility; nobleman 2. a person who holds any of the five grades of the British nobility: duke, […]
/ˈpiːrɪ/ noun 1. (Scot) a spinning top /ˈpiːrɪ/ adjective 1. (Orkney & Shetland, dialect) small
[peer-lis] /ˈpɪər lɪs/ adjective 1. having no equal; matchless; unrivaled. /ˈpɪəlɪs/ adjective 1. having no equals; matchless adj. c.1300, from peer (n.) + -less.
noun, plural peers of the realm. 1. any of a class of peers in Great Britain and Ireland entitled by heredity to sit in the House of Lords. noun (pl) peers of the realm 1. (in Great Britain and Northern Ireland) any member of the nobility entitled to sit in the House of Lords