a title used to address any British peer except a duke and extended to a bishop or a judge;
the authority of a lord
- If your Lordship will give me time, I will produce the evidence.
- Here words failed his lordship who went red in the face and said no more.
- Love and lordship like no fellowship.
Parliament had asserted an absolute lordship over the colonies.出自： G. Bancroft
The first lordship of the Treasury.出自： H. Wilson