Baronial
Baronial Ba*ro"ni*al, a. Pertaining to a baron or a barony. ``Baronial tenure.'' --Hallam. [1913 Webster]

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  • baronial — [bə rō′nē əl] adj. 1. of a baron or barons 2. fit for a baron; grand, showy, etc. [a baronial mansion] …   English World dictionary

  • baronial — baroniál adj. m., pl. baroniáli; f. sg. baroniálă, pl. baroniále Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic …   Dicționar Român

  • baronial — (adj.) 1767, from BARON (Cf. baron) + IAL (Cf. ial) …   Etymology dictionary

  • baronial — adj. 2 g. Relativo a baronia ou a barões …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • baronial — [[t]bəro͟ʊniəl[/t]] 1) ADJ GRADED: usu ADJ n If you describe a house or room as baronial, you mean that it is large, impressive, and old fashioned in appearance, and looks as if it belongs to someone from the upper classes. ...baronial manor… …   English dictionary

  • baronial — ⇒BARON(N)IAL, ALE, AUX, (BARONIAL, BARONNIAL)adj. A. Qui appartient à un baron; relatif à un baron. Droits baronniaux : • 1. Le tortil de la couronne baroniale surmonte ce simple écu dont les lignes verticales employées en sculpture pour… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • baronial — adjective Date: 1767 1. of or relating to a baron or the baronage 2. stately, ample < a baronial room > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • baronial — /beuh roh nee euhl/, adj. 1. pertaining to a baron or barony or to the order of barons. 2. befitting a baron: living in baronial splendor. [1760 70; BARONY + AL1] * * * …   Universalium

  • baronial — ba|ro|ni|al [bəˈrəuniəl US ˈrou ] adj 1.) very large and richly decorated ▪ a splendid baronial house 2.) belonging to or involving ↑barons …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • baronial — ba|ro|ni|al [ bə rouniəl ] adjective 1. ) a baronial building or room is large, impressive, and built or decorated in an old fashioned style 2. ) relating to BARONs …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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