What does the word baronet mean?

Usage examples for baronet

  1. " Bless you, my darling child," said the rough baronet, greatly touched. – The Vicar of Wrexhill by Mrs [Frances] Trollope
  2. The baronet frowned half in perplexity, half in protest. – The Grell Mystery by Frank Froest
  3. The baronet was silent for a moment. – Simon by J. Storer Clouston