Definition of Earl:
Synonyms of Earl:
● Old man
Sentence/Example of Earl:
The old earl's property, the source of his wealth, as from his title the reader will have shrewdly guessed, was in collieries.
With the management of these, however, the Earl of Pit Town did not trouble himself.
He saw with evident pleasure the outward and visible signs of the old earl's immense wealth.
Edmund de la Pole, earl of Suffolk, on account of his near relationship to the house of York, beheaded.
On joining the earl, father and son met as if they had parted only the previous day.
It had come into the family through the marriage of a former earl with the heiress of the great Chudleigh family.
Lawrence Hyde, earl of Rochester, died; deservedly respected as an able statesman.
A view of the duchess's ball-room, or of the dining-table of the earl, will supersede all occasion for lengthy fiddle-faddle.
William Pitt, earl of Chatham, a most illustrious English statesman, died.
Charles Montague, earl Halifax, died; an eminent English statesman, orator and poet.