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synonyms for laird

  • beneficiary
  • buyer
  • heir
  • heiress
  • holder
  • inheritor
  • landlady
  • landlord
  • landowner
  • legatee
  • lessee
  • master
  • occupant
  • occupier
  • partner
  • proprietor
  • proprietress
  • purchaser
  • retainer
  • trustee

antonyms for laird

MOST RELEVANT
  • seller
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How to use laird in a sentence

A story is told of the familiarity between the laird and his riding horse, which was well-fed and full of spirit.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
A laird, in the county of Aberdeen, had a well-stocked fowl yard, but could never get any new-laid eggs for breakfast.
FRIEND MAC DONALDMAX O'RELL
According to the literal meaning, it would seem that the Laird of Brodie was something less than a gentleman?
NOTES AND QUERIES, NUMBER 196, JULY 30, 1853VARIOUS
Mistress Jean she was makin' the elder-flower wine; "And what brings the Laird at sic a like time?"
THE BOOK OF HUMOROUS VERSEVARIOUS
My eagerness to do so had departed when I heard of "the auld laird's" death.
SCOTTISH GHOST STORIESELLIOTT O'DONNELL
God be wi' the gude Laird o' Balmaghie, for he ne'er took mair frae a poor man than a' that he had.
THE PROVERBS OF SCOTLANDALEXANDER HISLOP
Oor hero was borr-rn in affluent saircumstances his faither bein' the laird o' Maclacity, his mither a Fitzroy o' Soosex.
TAM O' THE SCOOTSEDGAR WALLACE
In Scotland the laird's lands were unenclosed till deep in the eighteenth century.
HOMER AND HIS AGEANDREW LANG
Remembering that he found his fullest joy in climbing to the topmost peaks, we have called him The Laird of Skyland.
HEROES OF TO-DAYMARY R. PARKMAN
When I was leevin' as an under gairdener wi' a laird i' Argyleshire I was aye aboot the kennels wi' the gillies.
GREYFRIARS BOBBYELEANOR ATKINSON
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO LAIRD

  • beneficiary
  • buyer
  • heir
  • heiress
  • holder
  • inheritor
  • laird
  • landlady
  • landlord
  • landowner
  • legatee
  • lessee
  • master
  • occupant
  • occupier
  • partner
  • proprietor
  • proprietress
  • purchaser
  • retainer
  • trustee
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.