Associations to the word «Baron»


BARON, noun. The male ruler of a barony.
BARON, noun. A male member of the lowest rank of British nobility.
BARON, noun. A particular cut of beef, made up of a double sirloin.
BARON, noun. A person of great power in society, especially in business and politics.
BARON, noun. (legal) (obsolete) A husband.
BARON, proper noun. A surname​.
BARON AND FEMME, noun. (heraldry) The arms of a man and his wife, marshalled together.

Dictionary definition

BARON, noun. A nobleman (in various countries) of varying rank.
BARON, noun. A British peer of the lowest rank.
BARON, noun. A very wealthy or powerful businessman; "an oil baron".

Wise words

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