Origin of lording
Related Words for lordingsashay, strut, prance, gloat, bluster, saunter, swank, bully, boast, cock, swell, pontificate, grandstand, sweep, brandish, hector, brag, flourish, lord, sway
Examples from the Web for lording
Contemporary Examples of lording
These days, the 36-year-old is lording over a far darker fantasy world.Ben McKenzie’s Journey From Reluctant Teen Idol on ‘The O.C.’ to Sheriff of ‘Gotham’
November 4, 2014
Historical Examples of lording
How do the Jews succeed in so lording it over the immense majority?Zionism and Anti-Semitism
Max Simon Nordau
Nicolette cares not for this, For she loves a lording lad, Aucassin to name he had.Aucassin and Nicolette
I do misremember it, lording: but 'tis surely of no account.
Squire's as pretty a marksman as any in Nottingham, lording, for all his years!
Toll first, lording; tender it prettily to us, and you shall only tender it once.
- archaic a gentleman; lord: used in the plural as a form of address
- an obsolete word for lordling