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kings, plural;
  1. Make (someone) king

  2. Act in an unpleasantly superior and domineering manner
    • - he kings it over the natives on his atoll
  1. The male ruler of an independent state, esp. one who inherits the position by right of birth
    • - King Henry VIII
  2. A person or thing regarded as the finest or most important in its sphere or group
    • - a country where football is king
    • - the king of rock
  3. (in the UK) The national anthem when there is a male sovereign

  4. Used in names of animals and plants that are particularly large, e.g., king cobra

  5. The most important chess piece, of which each player has one, which the opponent has to checkmate in order to win. The king can move in any direction, including diagonally, to any adjacent square that is not attacked by an opponent's piece or pawn

  6. A piece in the game of checkers with extra capacity for moving, made by crowning an ordinary piece that has reached the opponent's baseline

  7. A playing card bearing a representation of a king, normally ranking next below an ace

  1. a male sovereign; ruler of a kingdom
  2. a competitor who holds a preeminent position
  3. baron: a very wealthy or powerful businessman; "an oil baron"
  4. preeminence in a particular category or group or field; "the lion is the king of beasts"
  5. United States woman tennis player (born in 1943)
  6. United States charismatic civil rights leader and Baptist minister who campaigned against the segregation of Blacks (1929-1968)
  7. A monarch is the person who heads a monarchy, a form of government in which a country or entity is usually ruled or controlled by an individual who normally rules for life or until abdication, and typically inherit the throne by birth. ...
  8. King (కింగ్) is a 2008 Indian Telugu film starring Akkineni Nagarjuna, Trisha Krishnan, Arjan Bajwa(Deepak), and Mamta Mohandas. The film was directed by Sreenu Vaitla and produced by D Sivaprasad Reddy. The movie has been remade into a Malayalam movie.
  9. KPTK is a liberal-oriented radio station based in Seattle, Washington, broadcasting at 1090 kHz.
  10. The King was an automobile built in Detroit from 1911 to 1923, and in Buffalo in late 1923, with an additional car built in Detroit in 1896.
  11. King were a British New Wave pop band of the mid-eighties from Coventry. Their name comes from the surname of lead singer Paul King. The band recorded two albums for CBS Records (now Sony Music Entertainment), both were produced by Richard James Burgess and certified Gold.
  12. King was an album released by Belly in 1995, two years after their previous album, Star. Although the members had tightened their focus and polished their hook-laden songs, the album and its singles were commercial failures in the grunge-friendly atmosphere of 1995, and the band broke up shortly ...
  13. The title of a king; An English and Scottish surname, originally a nickname for someone who either acted as if he were a king or had worked in the king's household
  14. a male monarch; member of a royal family who is the supreme ruler of his nation; a powerful or influential person; something that has a preeminent position; the principal playing piece in chess or variations of chess; a playing card with the image of a king on it; To crown king, to make (a ...
  15. (kingly) Majestic and regal; In a royal manner
  16. (ked) The sheep tick, Melophagus ovinus
  17. (KINGS) ruler of a nation or territory, especially one who inherits his position and rules for life; the believer reigns because of the King of kings, Jesus Christ's inheritance being given to us.
  18. (Kings) (Plural of Latin magus ; Greek magoi ). The "wise men ...
  19. (Kings) Cigarettes which are 70mm in length.
  20. (Kings) If a player's piece moves into the kings row on the opposing player's side of the board, that piece is said to be "crowned" (or often "kinged" in the U.S.), becoming a "king" and gaining the ability to move both forwards and backwards. ...
  21. (Kings) Queens, Princes, and Princesses of the Hawaiian Monarchy,
  22. (Kings) when a piece reaches the challenger’s end of the board, it is crowned as king and it can move both forward and backward diagonally only. Also, a king can jump in all four directions. ...
  23. Kings can only be beat out by bullets off the starting line which makes them the second best Texas Holdem starting hand. It’s no surprise that kings have a handful of nicknames.
  24. (KED) (Med.) : Kendrick Extrication Device. A portable head, neck, and back brace, frequently used by EMTs to minimize spinal injury while removing a victim from an auto wreck.
  25. (KED) Kendrick Extraction Device. A versatile, improved means of immobilizing and extricating patients from auto accidents or confined spaces. The color-coded straps make application simple even in the dark or in extremely cramped areas. Straps are held in place, out of the way, until needed. ...