Dukedom - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈduːkdəm|  American pronunciation of the word dukedom
Brit.  |ˈdjuːkdəm|  British pronunciation of the word dukedom

noun

- the dignity or rank or position of a duke
- the domain controlled by a duke or duchess (syn: duchy)

Examples

Put up your dukes and fight, you coward!

The dukedoms were swallowed up in kingdoms.

The dukedom went to his brother.

Word forms

noun
singular: dukedom
plural: dukedoms
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