What does overlord mean?

Definitions for overlordˈoʊ vərˌlɔrd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. overlord, master, lord(noun)

    a person who has general authority over others


  1. overlord(Noun)

    A ruler of other rulers.

    The various tribal chieftains met each spring to elect an overlord that would lead them in time of war.

  2. overlord(Noun)

    Anyone with overarching power or authority in a given domain.

    The crusty old professor was overlord of the history department, and few dared to cross his will.

  3. Origin: over- + lord

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Overlord

    ō-vėr-lawrd′, n. a lord over other lords: a feudal superior.—n. Overlord′ship.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of overlord in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of overlord in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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