squire

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squire

1. Feudal history a young man of noble birth, who attended upon a knight
2. Austral an immature snapper (see snapper (sense 2))
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Heinz is described by Ellickson as aspiring to "small-scale squiredom,"(57) and Ellis is noted for his "ruthless ambition for wealth and power.
That lack of interest in the business aspects of country squiredom became fatal.
7 acres of gardens which should satisfy anybody with ambitions of squiredom who likes to wander round his or her land.