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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The nobles of a kingdom considered as a group.

Usage examples (34)
  • Rogers was knighted in 1991 and received a peerage five years later.
  • France which we call the peerage, and his intelligent legs rest on the velvet benches of the Luxembourg.
  • Gardenias and the peerage were his only weaknesses.
  • "As for the settlement of the peerage, that is all right," said for more
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