Noun Definition

king

1.Definition: (chess) the weakest but the most important piece

Category: Objects

2.Definition: 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

Category: Objects

3.Definition: a competitor who holds a preeminent position

Related Noun(s):queen

Category: People

4.Definition: a male sovereign; ruler of a kingdom

Related Noun(s):male monarch, rex

Category: People

5.Definition: a very wealthy or powerful businessman

Related Noun(s):baron, top executive, magnate, business leader, power, mogul, tycoon

Category: People

6.Definition: one of the four playing cards in a deck bearing the picture of a king

Category: Objects

7.Definition: preeminence in a particular category or group or field

"The lion is the king of beasts"

Category: General

8.Definition: United States charismatic civil rights leader and Baptist minister who campaigned against the segregation of Blacks (1929-1968)

Related Noun(s):martin luther king jr.

Category: People

9.Definition: United States guitar player and singer of the blues (born in 1925)

Related Noun(s):riley b king, b. b. king

Category: People

10.Definition: United States woman tennis player (born in 1943)

Related Noun(s):billie jean king

Category: People