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Sovereign

Sovereign

WordNet



adjective


(1)   Greatest in status or authority or power
"A supreme tribunal"
(2)   (of political bodies) not controlled by outside forces
"An autonomous judiciary"
"A sovereign state"

noun


(3)   A nation's ruler or head of state usually by hereditary right
Wiktonary



Adjective



  1. Exercising power of rule.
    sovereign nation
  2. Exceptional in quality.
    sovereign remedy
  3. Having supreme, ultimate power.

Noun



  1. A monarch; the ruler of a country.
  2. One who is not a subject to a ruler or nation.
  3. A gold coin minted by the United Kingdom.
  4. A very large champagne bottle with the capacity of about 25 liters, equivalent to 33⅓ standard bottles.