follow Dictionary.com

11 Trending Words of 2014

king's highway

noun, British
1.
a highway built by the national government.
Also, King's highway, King's Highway.
Also called, when a queen is sovereign, queen's highway.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for king's high way

king's highway

noun
1.
(in Britain, esp when the sovereign is male) any public road or right of way
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for king's highway

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for king

9
11
Scrabble Words With Friends