King Charles's head

noun \-ˈchärlz(ə̇z)-\

Definition of King Charles's head

  1. :  obsession 3 that King Charles's head of modern America, the menace of Communism — Times Literary Supplement

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Origin and Etymology of king charles's head

after Charles I †1649 king of England, who was beheaded; from the habit of Mr. Dick, character in David Copperfield, novel by Charles Dickens †1870 English novelist, of introducing the subject of King Charles's head into all discussions


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