Grandee - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɡrænˈdiː|  American pronunciation of the word grandee
Brit.  |ɡranˈdiː|  British pronunciation of the word grandee

noun

- a nobleman of highest rank in Spain or Portugal

Examples

...only a Spanish grandee—and no one of lesser rank—can address comments to the king and queen of Spain...

Word forms

noun
singular: grandee
plural: grandees
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