Definition of 'Lord of Misrule'
Example sentences containing 'Lord of Misrule'
Times, Sunday Times (2010)
The Tudor Christmas among aristocrats was characterized by banquets, balls, plays, masques and mummings, coordinated by the Lord of Misrule.The English Civil War: A People's History (2006)
Panto goes back to a pagan midwinter tradition: it was the time when someone was chosen to be'the Lord of Misrule' and everything went topsy turvy.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Definition of Lord of Misrule from the Collins English Dictionary