• synonyms


[buh-roh-nee-uh l]
See more synonyms for baronial on Thesaurus.com
  1. pertaining to a baron or barony or to the order of barons.
  2. befitting a baron: living in baronial splendor.
Show More

Origin of baronial

First recorded in 1760–70; barony + -al1
Related formsnon·ba·ro·ni·al, adjective
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Related Words for baronial

ample, august, distinguished, fancy, grandiose, great, imposing, impressive, lofty, lordly, magnificent, majestic, noble, palatial, princely, regal, royal, showy, splendid, stately

Examples from the Web for baronial

Historical Examples of baronial

British Dictionary definitions for baronial


  1. of, relating to, or befitting a baron or barons
Show More
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012

Word Origin and History for baronial


1767, from baron + -ial.

Show More
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper