queens


queens
kɪŋ n. male monarch, male head of a monarchy; someone or something that is the best in a group (or category, etc.); gamepiece in chess or checkers; playing card with the image of a king v. make king, crown as king; rule as king, reign as king; act like a king; make a game piece into a king (Checkers) kwɪːn n. female monarch; homosexual (Slang) v. govern as a queen; behave like a queen, behave arrogantly; exchange a pawn for a queen (Chess)

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  • Queens — New York City borough, named for Catherine of Braganza, queen of English King Charles II …   Etymology dictionary

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