Definition of Queen


  • female cat
  • an especially large mole rat and the only member of a colony of naked mole rats to bear offspring which are sired by only a few males
    - queen mole rat
  • (chess) the most powerful piece
  • one of four face cards in a deck bearing a picture of a queen
  • offensive term for an openly homosexual man
  • a competitor who holds a preeminent position
    - world beater
  • something personified as a woman who is considered the best or most important of her kind
    "Paris is the queen of cities"
    "the queen of ocean liners"
  • the wife or widow of a king
  • a female sovereign ruler
    - queen regnant - female monarch
  • the only fertile female in a colony of social insects such as bees and ants and termites
    its function is to lay eggs


  • become a queen
    "her pawn queened"
  • promote to a queen, as of a pawn in chess
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Unscramble queen

9 unscramble word found using the letters queen.

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