Definition of House of Lords in US English:

House of Lords

proper noun

  • 1(in the UK) the higher chamber of Parliament, composed of peers and bishops.

    1. 1.1 A committee of specially qualified members of the House of Lords, appointed as the ultimate judicial appeal court of England and Wales.


House of Lords

/ˈˌhous əv ˈlôrdz//ˈˌhaʊs əv ˈlɔrdz/