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queen
Part of Speech: noun
Results: 9
1. The wife of a king.
2. A woman who is the sovereign of a kingdom; a female monarch; as, Elizabeth, queen of England; Mary, queen of Scots.
3. The fertile, or fully developed, female of social bees, ants, and termites.
5. A playing card bearing the picture of a queen; as, the queen of spades.
6. A male homosexual, esp. one who is effeminate or dresses in women's clothing.
7. A woman eminent in power or attractions; the highest of her kind; as, a queen in society; - also used figuratively of cities, countries, etc.
Part of Speech: verb
1. To act the part of a queen.
2. To make a queen ( or other piece, at the player's discretion) of by moving it to the eighth row; as, to queen a pawn.
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