Lord in a sentence

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Definition of Lord

  • A hump-backed person; -- so called sportively.
  • One who has power and authority; a master; a ruler; a governor; a prince; a proprietor, as of a manor.
  • A titled nobleman., whether a peer of the realm or not; a bishop, as a member of the House of Lords; by courtesy; the son of a duke or marquis, or the eldest son of an earl; in a restricted sense, a baron, as opposed to noblemen of higher rank.
  • A title bestowed on the persons above named; and also, for honor, on certain official persons; as, lord advocate, lord chamberlain, lord chancellor, lord chief justice, etc.
  • A husband.
  • One of whom a fee or estate is held; the male owner of feudal land; as, the lord of the soil; the lord of the manor.
  • The Supreme Being; Jehovah.
  • The Savior; Jesus Christ.
  • To invest with the dignity, power, and privileges of a lord.
  • To rule or preside over as a lord.
  • To play the lord; to domineer; to rule with arbitrary or despotic sway; -- sometimes with over; and sometimes with it in the manner of a transitive verb; as, rich students lording it over their classmates.
  • terms referring to the Judeo-Christian God
  • a titled peer of the realm
  • a person who has general authority over others
  • make a lord of someone

How to use lord in a sentence. Lord pronunciation.

And when he's seen it fall at last, he'll remember but the fun of the chase; and the bird may get to its tree-top again-if it can-if it can-if it can, my lord!
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One thing I do observe, his heart is hard set against Lord Eglington.
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I think he is ever setting thee off against Lord Eglington; and that is foolish, for Eglington is but a man of the earth earthy.
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Thee is a traitor to thy country and thy lawful lord.
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O my lord, where I go bounty and famine are the same.
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Presently, upon the silence, her voice sharp with agony said: "I am a leper, and I go to that desert place which my lord has set apart for lepers, where, dead to the world, I shall watch the dreadful years come and go.
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O my lord, forgive me!
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And you and your Wife may be damn'd. 'Stand off and be damn'd. 'Damn me, if you han't. 'Lord!
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The _Hand of God_ has been lifted up against us, we have seen the _Terrors of the Lord_, and felt the _Arrows of the Almighty_; and what can all this mean, but to awaken us to a due Sense of our _Danger_?
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Man is the Lord of Creatures; yet we see That all his Vassals Loves are free; The severe Wedlock-Fetters do not bind The Pard's inflam'd and Am'rous Mind, But that he may be like a Bridegroom led Ev'n to the Royal Lion's Bed.
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How many who think to follow the Lord strive only to be exalted as He is; they keep well out of the way of His abasement.
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How they spat on Thee, Jesus my Lord, and who am I, and how mildly have they dealt with me, when I for once have taken on my back another's stripes.
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Certainly I wish it could have been done without-without-aye, it is even so-without deceit; even when I was a heathen I was truthful and held a lie, whether in myself or in another, in as deep horror as father Abraham held murder, and yet when the Lord required him, he led his son Isaac to the slaughter.
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For a moment the thought was keenly painful that he was excluded from the devotions of the community, from the Lord's supper and from congregational prayer, but then he asked, was not every block of stone on the mountain an altar-was not the blue sky above a thousand times wider, and more splendid than the mightiest dome raised by the hand of man, not even excepting the vaulted roof of the Serapeum at Alexandria, and he remembered the "Amen" of the stones, that had rung out after the preaching of the blind man.
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She said, No man, Lord.
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Then when Mary was come where Jesus was, and saw him, she fell down at his feet, saying unto him, Lord, if thou hadst been here, my brother had not died.
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They said unto him, Lord, come and see.
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Martha, the sister of him that was dead, saith unto him, Lord, by this time he stinketh for he hath been dead four days.
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About this time he decided to substitute the Lord's Prayer in his private devotions for all other petitions, saying that "Thy will be done on earth as it is in Heaven" included everything.
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They demonstrate to a wonderful degree, the immediate practical ways of the Lord with his children in this world, that He is far nearer and more intimate with their plans and pursuits than it is possible for them to realize.
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Examples of Lord

Example #1
That is what his father was, the last Earl, and that is what he is who left my door but now.
Example #2
A poor sparrow on a tree-top, if you tell him he must not have it, he will hunt it down the world till it is his, as though it was a bird of paradise.
Example #3
In degree it has ever been so; but now it is like a constant frown upon his forehead.
Example #4
My father reads it over and over, and shakes his head sadly, for, truth is, he has a fear that the world may lay its hand upon thee.
Example #5
His is the soul of the adventurer.
Example #6
I see him at his window looking out towards the Cloistered House; and if our neighbour comes forth, perhaps upon his hunter, or now in his cart, or again with his dogs, he draws his hat down upon his eyes and whispers to himself.