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


    informal


    British informal


    North American informal


    Australian informal