Definition of baronet
OTHER WORDS FROM baronetbar·o·net·i·cal, adjective
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How to use baronet in a sentence
It is the prerogative of a viscount or a baron to make a person feel small, and of a baronet to extinguish him.
Needless to say, the Worcestershire baronet had returned to his ancestral acres a sadder but a wiser man.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
A baronet scientifically skilled in pugilism, enjoyed no pleasure so much as giving gratuitous instructions in his favorite art.
The Baronet made three hundred a year out of this coach, and got his sport out of it for nothing.The Portsmouth Road and Its Tributaries|Charles G. Harper
The baronet saw that Richard, half-fuddled, was ripe for any confidences that might aim at the destruction of his enemy.Mistress Wilding|Rafael Sabatini
The right honourable baronet prefaced his motion by a speech of two hours' duration.The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.III.|E. Farr and E. H. Nolan