home ruler


noun

an advocate of home rule.

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Origin of home ruler

First recorded in 1875–80
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Example sentences from the Web for home ruler

  • It was true he was an Irishman, but politically he was not at all fanatical, and not even a Home-Ruler.

    Passing By|Maurice Baring