noun Chiefly Irish English.
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Origin of squireen
Words nearby squireen
Example sentences from the Web for squireen
He had been christened Edmund, and he was a squireen of the Tipperary village of Knockbrit.Superwomen|Albert Payson Terhune
The class of squireen is nearly extinct: 'Joy be with them.'
Sometimes you can hardly distinguish a squireen from a half-sir or from a shoneen.
Squireen′, a gentleman farmer, one almost a squire; Squire′hood, the state or rank of a squire—also Squire′ship.
She looks higher, and she has a right to look higher than to be the wife of an Irish squireen.'Lord Kilgobbin|Charles Lever