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queenship

[kween-ship]
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noun
  1. the state, office, or dignity of a queen.
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Origin of queenship

First recorded in 1530–40; queen + -ship
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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Examples from the Web for queenship

Historical Examples

  • No divided allegiance, no hollow semblance of queenship for her!

    Lucy Maud Montgomery Short Stories, 1896 to 1901

    Lucy Maud Montgomery

  • If she care enow for her queenship to lie over it, I will not be Queen either.

    Privy Seal

    Ford Madox Ford

  • Casilda takes no pleasure in this sudden accession to Queenship.

  • It precipitated a revolution which quickly brought her queenship to an end.

  • He has as much pride in the house as the Queen has in her Queenship, and with infinitely more reason.

    Nasby in Exile

    David R. Locke