Synonyms of king in English:

king


See definition of king

noun

1‘Edward made a bid to be crowned king of France’

SYNONYMS
ruler, sovereign, monarch, supreme ruler, crowned head, majesty, Crown, head of state, royal personage, emperor, prince, potentate, overlord, liege lord, lord, leader, chief

2‘he has become king of world football’

SYNONYMS
star, leading light, luminary, superstar, mogul, giant, master, kingpin, celebrity, lion
informal supremo, megastar, top dog, VIP, celeb, big name, bigwig, big cheese
North American informal big wheel

Phrases

    a king's ransom

    ‘the perfume cost a king's ransom’


    SYNONYMS

    a fortune, a small fortune, a huge amount, a vast sum, millions, billions

    informal

    a mint, a bundle, a packet, a pretty penny, a tidy sum

    British informal

    a bomb, loadsamoney, shedloads

    North American informal

    big bucks, big money, gazillions

    Australian informal

    big bickies