[fyood-l-ahyz] /ˈfyud lˌaɪz/
verb (used with object), feudalized, feudalizing.
to make ; bring under the .
(transitive) to make feudal; create feudal institutions in (a society)
[fyoo-duh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee] /ˈfyu dəˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i/ noun, plural feudatories. 1. a person who holds lands by feudal tenure; a feudal vassal. 2. a fief or fee. adjective 3. (of a kingdom or state) under the overlordship of another sovereign or state. 4. (of a feudal estate) holding or held by feudal tenure. /ˈfjuːdətərɪ; in […]
noun 1. the political, military, and social system in the Middle Ages, based on the holding of lands in fief or fee and on the resulting relations between lord and vassal.
- Feu de joie
/fø də ʒwa/ noun (pl) feux de joie (fø) 1. a salute of musketry fired successively by each man in turn along a line and back n. public bonfire, French, literally “fire of joy.”
[fyood] /fyud/ noun 1. Also called blood feud. a bitter, continuous hostility, especially between two families, clans, etc., often lasting for many years or generations. 2. a bitter quarrel or contention: a feud between labor and management. verb (used without object) 3. to engage in a feud. /fjuːd/ noun 1. long and bitter hostility between […]