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king
Part of Speech: noun
Results: 8
1. 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.
2. A chief ruler; a sovereign; one invested with supreme authority over a nation, country, or tribe, usually by hereditary succession; a monarch; a prince.
3. 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.
4. A playing card having the picture of a king; as, the king of diamonds.
6. A crowned man in the game of draughts.
Part of Speech: verb
1. To supply with a king; to make a king of; to raise to royalty.
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