king

suomi-englanti sanakirja

king englannista suomeksi

  1. ykkönen, kuningas

  2. pamppu

  1. Substantiivi

king englanniksi

  1. King

  1. A male monarch; a man who heads a monarchy. If it's an monarchy, then he is the supreme ruler of his nation.

  2. (ux)

  3. A powerful or majorly influential person.

  4. (RQ:Chmbrs YngrSt)

  5. "I wish we were back in Tenth Street. But so many children came(..)and the Tenth Street house wasn't half big enough; and a dreadful speculative builder built this house and persuaded Austin to buy it. Oh, dear, and here we are among the rich and great; and the steel kings and copper kings and oil kings and their heirs and dauphins.(nb..)"
  6. (quote-journal)

  7. Something that has a preeminent position.

  8. {{quote-journal|en|date=June 3, 2012|author=Nathan Rabin|title=TV: Revie THE SIMPSONS (CLASSIC): “Mr. Plow” (season 4, episode 9; originally aired 11/19/1992)

  9. A component of certain games.

  10. The principal piece, that players seek to threaten with unavoidable capture to result in a victory by checkmate. It is often the tallest piece, with a symbolic crown with a cross at the top.

  11. A card with the letter "K" and the image of a king on it, the thirteenth card in a given suit.

  12. A checker (a piece of checkers/draughts) that reached the farthest row forward, thus becoming crowned (either by turning it upside-down, or by stacking another checker on it) and gaining more freedom of movement.

  13. A skin.

  14. A male dragonfly; a drake.

  15. A king-sized bed.

  16. 2002, Scott W. Donkin, Gerard Meyer, ''Peak Performance: Body and Mind'' (page 119)

  17. Try asking for a king-size bed next time because kings are usually firmer.
  18. To crown king, to make (a person) king.

  19. 1982, South Atlantic Modern Language Association, ''South Atlantic Review'', Volume 47, %22kinging%22+-intitle:pareidolia&dq=%22kinged%22|%22kinging%22+-intitle:pareidolia&hl=en&ei=42MYTpSCKa7smAW4q9kR&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=10&ved=0CFUQ6AEwCTg8 page 16,

  20. The kinging of Macbeth is the business of the first part of the play (..).
  21. 2008, William Shakespeare, A. R. Braunmuller (editor), ''Macbeth'', Introduction, %22kinging%22+-intitle:pareidolia&hl=en&ei=oHsYTtOzFqyemQXKpqgC&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=3&ved=0CC8Q6AEwAjjIAQv=onepage&q=%22kinged%22|%22kinging%22%20-intitle%3Apareidolia&f=false page 24,

  22. One narrative is the kinging and unkinging of Macbeth; the other narrative is the attack on Banquo's line and that line's eventual accession and supposed Jacobean survival through Malcolm's successful counter-attack on Macbeth.
  23. To rule over as king.

  24. (circa) (w), ''Life of Henry the Fifth|The Life of Henry the Fifth'', Act 2, Scene 4,

  25. And let us do it with no show of fear; / No, with no more than if we heard that England / Were busied with a Whitsun morris-dance; / For, my good liege, she is so idly king’d, / Her sceptre so fantastically borne / By a vain, giddy, shallow, humorous youth, / That fear attends her not.
  26. To perform the duties of a king.

  27. 1918, Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen, ''The Railroad Trainman'', Volume 35, %22kinging%22+-intitle:pareidolia&dq=%22kinged%22|%22kinging%22+-intitle:pareidolia&hl=en&ei=a2sYTr7mGfDRmAWpn5kn&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=7&ved=0CEIQ6AEwBjha page 675,

  28. He had to do all his kinging after supper, which left him no time for roystering with the nobility and certain others.
  29. 2001, Chip R. Bell, ''Managers as Mentors: Building Partnerships for Learning'', %22kinging%22+-intitle:pareidolia&hl=en&ei=oHsYTtOzFqyemQXKpqgC&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=9&ved=0CE0Q6AEwCDjIAQv=onepage&q=%22kinged%22|%22kinging%22%20-intitle%3Apareidolia&f=false page 6,

  30. Second, Mentor (the old man) combined the wisdom of experience with the sensitivity of a fawn in his attempts to convey kinging skills to young Telemachus.
  31. To assume or pretend preeminence (over); to it over.

  32. 1917, Edna Ferber, ''Fanny Herself'', %22kinging%22+-intitle:pareidolia&hl=en&ei=54gYTtP2K8b-mAWP6vwg&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=2&ved=0CC0Q6AEwATjcAQv=onepage&q=%22kinged%22|%22kinging%22%20-intitle%3Apareidolia&f=false page 32,

  33. The seating arrangement of the temple was the Almanach de Gotha of Congregation Emanu-el. Old Ben Reitman, patriarch among the Jewish settlers of Winnebago, who had come over an immigrant youth, and who now owned hundreds of rich farm acres, besides houses, mills and banks, kinged it from the front seat of the center section.
  34. To promote a piece of draughts/checkers that has traversed the board to the opposite side, that piece subsequently being permitted to move backwards as well as forwards.

  35. 1957, Bertram Vivian Bowden (editor), ''Faster Than Thought: A Symposium on Digital Computing Machines'', %22kinging%22+-intitle:pareidolia&dq=%22kinged%22|%22kinging%22+-intitle:pareidolia&hl=en&ei=l2YYTv67Ga_3mAXHu4T7Dw&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=5&ved=0CDYQ6AEwBDhG page 302,

  36. If the machine does this, it will lose only one point, and as it is not looking far enough ahead, it cannot see that it has not prevented its opponent from kinging but only postponed the evil day.
  37. 1986, Rick DeMarinis, ''The Burning Women of Far Cry'', %22kinging%22+-intitle:pareidolia&dq=%22kinged%22|%22kinging%22+-intitle:pareidolia&hl=en&ei=BncYTqSEEczzmAXU6dykDQ&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=6&ved=0CDsQ6AEwBTiWAQ page 100,

  38. I was about to make a move that would corner a piece that she was trying to get kinged, but I slid my checker back(..).
  39. To dress and perform as a king.

  40. 2008, Audrey Yue, ''King Victoria: Asian Drag Kings, Postcolonial Female Masculinity, and Hybrid Sexuality in Australia'', in Fran Martin, Peter Jackson, Audrey Yue, Mark McLelland (editors), ''AsiaPacifQueer: Rethinking Genders and Sexualities'', %22kinging%22+-intitle:pareidolia&hl=en&ei=kVoYTpXkNofMmAXHjoS1CA&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=3&ved=0CC8Q6AEwAjgUv=onepage&q=%22kinged%22|%22kinging%22%20-intitle%3Apareidolia&f=false page 266,

  41. Through the ex-centric diaspora, kinging in postcolonial Australia has become a site of critical hybridity where diasporic female masculinities have emerged through the contestations of "home" and "host" cultures.
  42. (alternative form of) (gloss)

  43. shoe

  44. (non-gloss definition); of, to, at, on, in, into, onto, among, around, for

  45. (infl of)

  46. (l)