Wiktionary:Word of the day/November 30

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Word of the day for November 30
laird n
  1. (chiefly Scotland) The owner of a Scottish estate; a member of the landed gentry, a landowner.
  2. (chiefly Scotland, historical) Often in the form Laird of, followed by a patronymic: a Scottish clan chief.

laird v

  1. (transitive, Scotland) Chiefly as laird it over: to behave like a laird, particularly to act haughtily or to domineer; to lord (it over).

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