Besides, I am not such a grandee that I need look for high lineage in the wife of my choice.
The centenarian accepted with the air of a grandee, and extended his horn snuff-box.
Good-day, sir, said Pilarica, who knew no reason why one should not be as polite to a goatherd as to a grandee.
The highest privilege of a grandee is that of covering his head before the king.
Descended from a mercantile family enriched by the wars of the eighteenth century, he was ennobled and made a grandee of Spain.
Can you prove yourself worthy of the daughter of a Spanish hidalgo and grandee?
Her butchers, bakers, and market-people paid her as much respect as though she had been a grandee's housekeeper out of Kemp Town.
He wanted to take the serape of the grandee and swaddle him in it.
The grandee, thinking it an uncommonly fine fish, made a present of it to the King, who ordered it to be dressed immediately.
The Duke of Plaza-Toro was studied from an old print of a grandee.