Baronet

All Noun
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  • I take good care that they go there as baronets at least. Cited from Cord and Creese, by James de Mille
  • He was succeeded by his son from his first marriage, the second Baronet.
  • As yet he had looked little at the baronet's beautiful wife. Cited from Run to Earth, by M. E. Braddon
  • On his death the title passed to his younger brother, the fifth Baronet.
  • He had arrived during their absence, and immediately sought the baronet's family. Cited from Precaution, by James Fenimore Cooper
  • He also died young and was succeeded by his uncle, the fifth Baronet.
  • After his death the title passed to his elder son, the third Baronet.
  • He died without male issue and was succeeded by his younger brother, the fourth Baronet.
  • On his death the title passed to his son, the fifth Baronet.
  • At the end of his term he was created a baronet.
  • His two sons, the second and third Baronets, both succeeded in the title.
  • He was created Baronet at the end of his official year.
  • He was succeeded by his son, the second Baronet, the most famous member of the family.
  • He was very poor and very proud, for baronets were not so common in those days. Cited from Poor Jack, by Frederick Marryat
  • He died as a minor and was succeeded by his younger brother, the third Baronet.
  • Two of his sons, the second and third Baronets, both succeeded in the title.
  • He does not use his title of baronet either.
  • On his death the title passed to his eldest son, the fifth Baronet.
  • He must have made about forty earls and seven thousand baronets in his time. Cited from The Title, A Comedy in Three Acts, by Arnold Bennett
  • When he died the titles passed to his younger brother, the ninth Baronet.
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Synonyms of Baronet

Meaning of Baronet

  • noun A member of the british order of honor; ranks below a baron but above a knight
    since he was a baronet he had to be addressed as Sir Henry Jones, Bart.