Definitions of king

  1.   United States guitar player and singer of the blues born in 1925
  2.   a very wealthy or powerful businessman an oil baron
  3.   United States woman tennis player born in 1943
  4.   chess the weakest but the most important chessman
  5.   one of the four playing cards in a deck bearing the picture of a king
  6.   checkers 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
  7.   a competitor who holds a preeminent position
  8.   United States Baptist minister and charismatic civil rights leader who campaigned against the segregation of Blacks 1929 1968
  9.   chess the weakest but the most important piece
  10.   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
  11.   a male sovereign ruler of a kingdom
  12.   United States charismatic civil rights leader and Baptist minister who campaigned against the segregation of Blacks 1929 1968
  13.   preeminence in a particular category or group or field the lion is the king of beasts
  14.   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
  15.   A chief ruler a sovereign one invested with supreme authority over a nation country or tribe usually by hereditary succession a monarch a prince
  16.   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
  17.   A playing card having the picture of a king as the king of diamonds
  18.   The chief piece in the game of chess
  19.   A crowned man in the game of draughts
  20.   The title of two historical books in the Old Testament
  21.   To supply with a king to make a king of to raise to royalty
  22.   A male sovereign or ruler in chess cards etc a piece or card representing a king
  23.   The chief ruler of a nation a monarch a card having the picture of a king the most important piece in chess fem QUEEN
  25.   A monarch sovereign
  26.   The sovereign male ruler of a kingdom a leader chief head
  27.   The chief ruler or sovereign of a nation the monarch the chief a card having the picture of a king the chief piece in the game of chess
  28.   To supply with a king or to make royal King at arms an officer whose business is to direct the heralds preside at their chapters and to have the jurisdiction of armory
  29.   The ruler of a nation a sovereign

Quotes of king

  1. In The Name of the King is the right title To be honest I don't know who had the final idea for the title but I liked it and it has a strong connection to the movie's story – Uwe Boll
  2. All Americans owe a debt of gratitude to Dr King for his bravery and commitment to civil rights and nonviolence that changed this nation and world for the better – Eliot Engel
  3. David wasn't thinking of being king when he was tending sheep he was just doing what God sat before him – John Fisher
  4. I'm not a big blues fan but I don't know anyone who doesn't dig B B King – Maurice Gibb
  5. In Spain there's the king and then there's Antonio – Melanie Griffith
  6. Ah if I were not king I should lose my temper – Louis XIV
  7. He took me from not being able to write a word in terms of writing screenplays to being the king of wooden dialogue – George Lucas
  8. The ideals and principles for which Dr King fought have never been forgotten and are as relevant today as they were 40 years ago – George Lucas
  9. There can be no failure to a man who has not lost his courage his character his self respect or his self -confidence He is still a King – Orison Swett Marden
  10. I did Our Daily Bread for King and that made me popular in the Soviet Union King was amused by that – Karen Morley
  11. Be cautious of playing your Queen in front of your King and in subjecting yourself to a discovered check It is better when check is given to your King to interpose a man that attacks the checking Piece than with one that does not – Howard Staunton
  12. The day of the sun is like the day of a king It is a promenade in the morning a sitting on the throne at noon a pageant in the evening – Wallace Stevens
  13. I will proudly and by preference do at least one picture a year for King Brothers and I will try to make it the best picture that I have it in me to do – Dalton Trumbo
  14. Well the Empire State was about 40' high in the studio King Kong was a little model about 2' high and the scenery that he worked in was in proportion to his size – Fay Wray
  15. A king should die on his feet – Louis XVIII

Usage examples for king

  1. He then had everything done for them that a just king could do – Fifty Fabulous Fables by Lida Brown McMurry
  2. The little king now that the handkerchief was over his face opened his eyes and looked through it to see what his dear queen would be doing now – The Field of Clover by Laurence Housman
  3. The King was still more glad than the captain – Favorite Fairy Tales by Logan Marshall
  4. He sendeth little dreams to the poor man and to The King – The Gods of Pegana by Lord Dunsany [Edward J. M. D. Plunkett]
  5. Since then the country is without a King – French Mediaeval Romances from the Lays of Marie de France by Marie de France
  6. She did not believe the King was dead – The Gods are Athirst by Anatole France
  7. I'm going to Donard too said Miss King – The Simpkins Plot by George A. Birmingham
  8. “ I'll watch it said King – The Circuit Riders by R. C. FitzPatrick
  9. Give this to the King – The Scarlet Banner by Felix Dahn
  10. In this Government the King is at the head of everything – Maxims And Opinions Of Field-Marshal His Grace The Duke Of Wellington, Selected From His Writings And Speeches During A Public Life Of More Than Half A Century by Arthur Wellesley, Duke of Wellington
  11. Yes of a king – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  12. You wrong the King – The Lighted Match by Charles Neville Buck
  13. It were not well that the king heard that word but a true word it is ” – A Boy's Ride by Gulielma Zollinger
  14. “ I have seen the King in London and he is a fine gentleman – Simon Dale by Anthony Hope
  15. “ No one not even the king himself has the right to take her – The Minute Boys of York Town by James Otis
  16. “ I suppose you think that the king will come over – The Children of the New Forest by Captain Marryat
  17. The king began to be anxious – American Fairy Tales by L. Frank Baum
  18. “ A king of words ” – Hereward, The Last of the English by Charles Kingsley
  19. There was no king in Israel every man did that which was right in his own eyes ” – Training the Teacher by A. F. Schauffler Antoinette Abernethy Lamoreaux Martin G. Brumbaugh Marion Lawrance
  20. Let the king send help to his country – Patriarchal Palestine by Archibald Henry Sayce

Rhymes for king