sovereign englannista suomeksi
Exercising power of rule.
Exceptional in quality.
Extremely potent or effective (of a medicine, remedy etc.).
(RQ:Spenser Faerie Queene)|3|5
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(RQ:Dryden Spanish Frya)
- a sovereign remedy
(RQ:South Twelve Sermons)
Having supreme, ultimate power.
(RQ:Shakespeare Winter's Tale)
Predominant; greatest; utmost; paramount.
- We acknowledge him God our sovereign good.
(RQ:Milton Paradise Lost)
1785, (w), ''Notes on the State of Virginia''
- No question is to be made but that the bed of the Missisippi(si) belongs to the sovereign, that is, to the nation.
One who is not a subject to a ruler or nation.
A former Australian gold coin, minted from 1855–1931, of one pound value.
A large, garish ring; a (w).
2004, December 11, "Birkenhead, Merseyside" BBC Voices recording (0:06:52)
- No, someone who wears loads of sovereigns as well loads of gold and has uh a curly perm and peroxide blonde hair, orange, orange sunbed skin and a fringe like this blow-dried to death, that’s a ‘scally’.
To rule over as a sovereign.