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King meaning

king - 14 dictionary results

  1. 1. ( chess) the weakest but the most important piece
  2. 2. a checker that has been moved to the opponent's first row where it is promoted to a piece that is free to move either forward or backward
  3. 3. a male sovereign; ruler of a kingdom
  4. 4. United States charismatic civil rights leader and Baptist minister who campaigned against the segregation of Blacks ( 1929- 1968)
  5. 5. preeminence in a particular category or group or field; " the lion is the king of beasts"
  6. 6. A Chinese musical instrument, consisting of resonant stones or metal plates, arranged according to their tones in a frame of wood, and struck with a hammer.
  7. 7. A chief ruler; a sovereign; one invested with supreme authority over a nation, country, or tribe, usually by hereditary succession; a monarch; a prince.
  8. 8. One who, or that which, holds a supreme position or rank; a chief among competitors; as, a railroad king; a money king; the king of the lobby; the king of beasts.
  9. 9. A playing card having the picture of a king; as, the king of diamonds.
  10. 10. The chief piece in the game of chess.
  11. 11. A crowned man in the game of draughts.
  12. 12. The title of two historical books in the Old Testament.
  13. 13. To supply with a king; to make a king of; to raise to royalty.
  14. 14. A monarch; sovereign.

king - examples of usage

  1. Frank King went up to him eagerly. - "The Beautiful Wretch; The Pupil of Aurelius; and The Four Macnicols", William Black.
  2. Come, friend King, pull yourself together. - "The Beautiful Wretch; The Pupil of Aurelius; and The Four Macnicols", William Black.
  3. Doing your duty, Frank King? - "The Beautiful Wretch; The Pupil of Aurelius; and The Four Macnicols", William Black.
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