adjective see regicide

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Regicidal — Reg i*ci dal (r[e^]j [i^]*s[imac] dal), a. Pertaining to regicide, or to one committing it; having the nature of, or resembling, regicide. Bp. Warburton. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • regicidal — regicide ► NOUN 1) the killing of a king. 2) a person who kills a king. DERIVATIVES regicidal adjective. ORIGIN from Latin rex king …   English terms dictionary

  • regicidal — See regicide. * * * …   Universalium

  • regicidal — adjective Of or pertaining to regicide …   Wiktionary

  • regicidal — redʒɪ saɪdl adj. pertaining to the murder of a king …   English contemporary dictionary

  • regicidal — reg·i·ci·dal …   English syllables

  • regicidal — |rejə|sīdəl adjective : relating to regicide or a regicide : constituting or disposed to regicide …   Useful english dictionary

  • regicide — regicidal, adj. /rej euh suyd /, n. 1. the killing of a king. 2. a person who kills a king or is responsible for his death, esp. one of the judges who condemned Charles I of England to death. [1540 50; < L reg , s. of rex king + I + CIDE] * * * …   Universalium

  • regicide — noun Etymology: Latin reg , rex king + English cide more at royal Date: circa 1548 1. a person who kills a king 2. the killing of a king • regicidal adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Oliver Cromwell — Cromwell redirects here. For other uses, see Cromwell (disambiguation). For other people named Oliver Cromwell, see Oliver Cromwell (disambiguation). Oliver Cromwell Portrait of Oliver Cromwell by Samuel Cooper …   Wikipedia

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