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peerage
used in Arrowsmith

2 uses
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Definition
the members of upper nobility in Great Britain considered as a group

or:

the title or rank of upper nobility
  • Martin was astonished by the familiarity; he remembered that she had once gone to a charity ball in Zenith but he had not known that she was so intimate with the peerage.
    Chapter 6 (94% in)
  • Like most American cosmopolites she revered the English peerage, adopted all their standards and beliefs—or what she considered their standards and beliefs—and treasured her encounters with them.
    Chapter 37 (93% in)

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