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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of killing a king; Someone who murders a king.

Usage examples (33)
  • He was accused of regicide by the people.
  • The judges are called regicide, because they tried and condemned a king.
  • Abidan’s justification for regicide is a deliberate satire of Cromwell’s views: ‘King!
  • Then you start crying. regicide is good for you: for more
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