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fealty

fe·al·ty

fealty

 
pronunciation:
fi l ti
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Word Parts
part of speech: noun
inflections: fealties
definition 1: the loyalty pledged by a vassal to a feudal lord and considered as binding.
similar words:
homage
definition 2: faithfulness or loyalty.
Marriage vows include a pledge of fealty.
antonyms:
perfidy
similar words:
adherence, fidelity, loyalty
Word Parts
The word fealty contains the following part:
-ty, -ity, -uity, -eity Latin noun-forming suffix that means state or quality of being