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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: second estate (0.00825 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to second estate.
English → English
Definition: second estate
n : the second estate of the realm: the nobility (especially
British nobility) of the rank of duke or marquess or earl
or viscount or baron [syn: lords temporal
English → English
Definition: Second estate
, a. [F., fr. L. secundus second, properly,
following, fr. sequi to follow. See Sue
to follow, and cf.
1. Immediately following the first; next to the first in
order of place or time; hence, occurring again; another;
And he slept and dreamed the second time. --Gen.
2. Next to the first in value, power, excellence, dignity, or
rank; secondary; subordinate; inferior.
May the day when we become the second people upon
earth . . . be the day of our utter extirpation.
3. Being of the same kind as another that has preceded;
another, like a prototype; as, a second Cato; a second
Troy; a second deluge.
A Daniel, still say I, a second Daniel! --Shak.
. See Adventist
, the child of a cousin.
. See under File
(Art), that part of a picture between the
foreground and the background; -- called also middle ground
, or middle distance
(Eng.), the House of Peers.
, a female house-servant who does the lighter
work, as chamber work or waiting on table.
. See under Intention
, Second floor
, in America, the second range
of rooms from the street level. This, in England, is
called the first floor
, the one beneath being the
or Second thoughts
, consideration of a
matter following a first impulse or impression;
On second thoughts, gentlemen, I don't wish you had
known him. --Dickens.