verb (used with object)
Related formso·ver·lord·ship, noun
Examples from the Web for overlord
The second school, mostly American, claims equally unequivocally that no such strategy was written into the Overlord plans.
To “link up the beachheads and peg out claims well inland” was necessarily the first aim of Overlord.
This tension between outcast and overlord is at the heart of our sweeping change into a tech-driven, spiritually infused economy.Can Heritage Foundation Posterboy Bono Save the GOP?|James Poulos|March 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Hufan is under pressure from his overlord to provide ample booty.‘Captain Phillips’ Is a Gripping, Award-Worthy Film|Marlow Stern|September 28, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Assuming that he was overlord of Hungary, he declared that its crown should fall to the house of Anjou.
It was her refusal to wed either of the two fellows whom her overlord had chosen for her that brought her to the Baron's notice.Robert Annys: Poor Priest|Annie Nathan Meyer
No man in his realm should be to him as he was to his overlord at Paris.William the Conqueror|Edward Augustus Freeman
Ismail, however, contrived judiciously to appease the suspicions of his overlord, Abdul Aziz.
Guthrun is now his liegeman, and Guthred will also call Alfred overlord.Wulnoth the Wanderer|Herbert Escott-Inman