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Definition of squire noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    squire

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    NAmE//ˈskwaɪər//
     
     
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  1. 1 (in the past) a young man who was an assistant to a knight before becoming a knight himself
  2. 2Squire (in the past in England) a man of high social status who owned most of the land in a particular country area a country squire Squire Trelawney in “Treasure Island”
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