High Sheriff

noun

Definition of High Sheriff

British

  1. :  the highest official in a county or shire in England or Wales who represents the king or queen and who attends ceremonies and has legal duties

Word by Word Definitions

highplay High
  1. :  rising or extending upward a great distance :  taller than average, usual, or expected

    :  having a specified height or elevation :  tall

    :  situated or passing above the normal level, surface, base of measurement, or elevation

  1. :  at or to a high place, altitude, level, or degree

    :  well, luxuriously

  1. :  an elevated place or region: such as

    :  hill, knoll

    :  the space overhead :  sky

sheriffplay Sheriff
  1. :  an important official of a shire or county charged primarily with judicial duties (such as executing the processes and orders of courts and judges)


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