noun, plural si·gno·ries.
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Definition for signory (2 of 2)
noun, plural seign·ior·ies.
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You have not explained to me why you think you should not be walking alone with me, Your Signory.The Saracen: Land of the Infidel|Robert Shea
By a clever exploitation of dynastic trouble the Signory was able to acquire the long coveted island of Cyprus.
The latter retorted by accusing the Signory of bad faith in dealing with the Tartars.
When he reached home a letter came to the Signory of Florence urging his return, and saying that he should be safe.A History of Art for Beginners and Students|Clara Erskine Clement
The power of the plebeians was thus increased and that of the Signory weakened.History Of Florence And Of The Affairs Of Italy|Niccolo Machiavelli