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queen

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1 a usually glamorous woman who is preeminent in her field of activity
  • during the years that she was queen of the figure skating world, the endorsement offers poured in

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2 a lovely woman
  • most men might not look at her twice, but in her lover's eyes she's a queen

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The first known use of queen was before the 12th century

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queen

queened (it over)

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“Queen.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/queen. Accessed 10 Aug. 2022.

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