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king

 
pronunciation:
kIng
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a male head of a royal family who reigns for life as a monarch.
 
synonyms:
Caesar, emperor, monarch, rex, sovereign
similar words:
czar, dynast, majesty, potentate, prince, regent, ruler
definition 2: a person or animal that is first and foremost among others of its kind.
The lion is said to be the king of beasts.He was king of the auto makers.
similar words:
chief, head, leader, lord, ruler
definition 3: the principal piece in the game of chess, the capturing of which decides the winner.
 
definition 4: a playing card with the image of a king.
 
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  • kingdom:
    the land ruled by a king or queen.
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  country, government, monarchy, power