independent of outside authoritya sovereign nation with its own languages and cultures
supreme in rank or authorityNo contract can absolutely restrain a sovereign power.
The group conspired to seize supreme power.
a ruling passion for liberty and equality
a ruler with absolute power
Financial stress is acknowledged as a chief reason for divorce.
The job went to one of his chief rivals.
an invitation to a royal garden party
Their principal concern is that of winning the next election.
She was a dominant figure in the film industry.
the Imperial Palace in Tokyo
The welfare of the children must be of paramount importance.
Never has she looked so regal.
He played a predominant role in shaping French economic policy.
kingly or queenly
excellent or outstandingwild garlic, a sovereign remedy in any healer's chest
We complimented him on doing an excellent job.
The experience was very valuable.
a relatively cheap and efficient form of communication
She was efficient and reliable.
The study did not produce any worthwhile results.
I would like to thank on Erika for her unfailing care and support.
The nasal spray was new on the market and highly efficacious.
the most effectual means of preserving peace
the Royal ruler of a countrythe first British sovereign to set foot on Spanish soil
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in the sense of absolute
with unrestricted power and authoritya ruler with absolute power
in the sense of autonomous
independent of othersThey declared themselves part of a new autonomous province.
in the sense of chief
Financial stress is acknowledged as a chief reason for divorce.The job went to one of his chief rivals.
Video: pronunciation of 'sovereign'
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