Associations to the word «Marquess»


MARQUESS, noun. A title of nobility, ranking beneath a duke and above an earl.

Dictionary definition

MARQUESS, noun. Nobleman (in various countries) ranking above a count.
MARQUESS, noun. A British peer ranking below a duke and above an earl.

Wise words

It is better wither to be silent, or to say things of more value than silence. Sooner throw a pearl at hazard than an idle or useless word; and do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in a few.