House of Lords

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House of Lords

  1. The upper chamber of the UK Houses of Parliament

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House of Lords ‎(plural Houses of Lords)

  1. (Britain, humorous euphemistic slang, dated) A lavatory: a room used for urination and defecation.
    • 1967 December 21, The Listener, p. 802:
      In between you have the Business Man Jocular: ‘I say, where's the geography, old son?’ or ‘When you need the House of Lords, it's through there.’
  2. (Scotland, humorous euphemistic slang, uncommon) A urinal.

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