Noun(1) a nation's ruler or head of state usually by hereditary right
Adjective(1) (of political bodies(2) greatest in status or authority or power
(1) Proclaim him as the sovereign Lord over all of creation.(2) Self-consciousness then began to shape its social world too, a process culminating in the discovery that reason is sovereign over everything.(3) The bullion then entered the money stock of other countries, as with the British sovereign made of Brazilian gold, or was shipped eastwards to pay for Asian or Baltic imports.(4) Our early governors-general were British, and they were appointed by the sovereign on the advice of British ministers.(5) I also recognize that some of the sovereign nations of this assembly disagreed with our actions.(6) But it is not the right of the American government to interfere in the sovereign affairs of another nation.(7) The only currency to retain confidence was the gold sovereign , which had been shipped into Greece in large quantities by the British authorities to finance resistance activities.(8) The Great Elector was recognised as the sovereign of East Prussia.(9) Governments, enjoying the full powers of a sovereign Parliament, usually have a different vantage point from the opposition parties.(10) A 1oz South African krugerrand costs about ├ö├®┬╝275 and a British sovereign about ├ö├®┬╝110.(11) During his presidency, Federalists lit bonfires and held balls in his honor, carrying over earlier British practices of honoring the birthday of the sovereign .(12) As a sovereign nation, we must develop an autonomous defense capacity of our own.(13) How can you be a sovereign nation while your country is occupied by the military of another nation?(14) The 19th century saw the early deaths of two more potential heirs, both grandchildren of the reigning sovereign .(15) The people are the sovereign source of the Supreme Court's power.(16) The relay offers an opportunity for millions of people to be directly involved in the games and celebrate the Queen's 50 years as British sovereign .
(1) sovereign state :: soewereine staat
1. supreme ::
2. independent ::
3. self-governing ::
4. ruler ::
5. crowned head ::
Different Formssovereign, sovereigns, sovereignty
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