The car had once belonged to a Prussian aristocrat.
In those days, many of the nobles and landowners were a law unto themselves.
She married a lord and lives in a huge house in the country.
the very noble lady whom I have the honour of calling patroness
The author is a life peer and the former MP.
patrician, , , , ,
He was a patrician, born to wealth.
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in the sense of lady
a woman regarded as having the characteristics of a good family, such as dignified mannersthe very noble lady whom I have the honour of calling patroness
in the sense of lord
a male member of the nobilityShe married a lord and lives in a huge house in the country.
Video: pronunciation of 'aristocrat'
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