noun, plural sovereignties.
the quality or state of being sovereign, or of having supreme power or authority.
the status, dominion, power, or authority of a sovereign;royal rank or position; royalty.
supreme and independent power or authority in government as possessed or claimed by a state or community.
rightful status, independence, or prerogative.
a sovereign or independent state, community, or political unit.
noun (pl) -ties
supreme and unrestricted power, as of a state
the position, dominion, or authority of a sovereign
an independent state
sovereignty [(sov-ruhn-tee, sov-uhr-uhn-tee)]
A nation or state’s supreme power within its borders. A government might respond, for example, to criticism from foreign governments of its treatment of its own citizens by citing its rights of sovereignty.
of God, his absolute right to do all things according to his own good pleasure (Dan. 4:25, 35; Rom. 9:15-23; 1 Tim. 6:15; Rev. 4:11).
verb (used without object), self-sowed, self-sown or self-sowed, self-sowing. Botany. 1. to sow or propagate itself naturally from seeds that have been dropped.
adjective 1. sown by itself, or without human or animal agency, as of a plant grown from seeds dropped from another plant. 2. sown by any agency other than humans, as of a plant grown from seeds scattered by birds or the wind. verb (used without object), self-sowed, self-sown or self-sowed, self-sowing. Botany. 1. to […]
noun 1. the faculty or power of speaking; oral communication; ability to express one’s thoughts and emotions by speech sounds and gesture: Losing her speech made her feel isolated from humanity. 2. the act of speaking: He expresses himself better in speech than in writing. 3. something that is spoken; an utterance, remark, or declaration: […]
noun, plural stabilities. 1. the state or quality of being stable. 2. firmness in position. 3. continuance without change; permanence. 4. Chemistry. resistance or the degree of resistance to chemical change or disintegration. 5. resistance to change, especially sudden change or deterioration: The stability of the economy encourages investment. 6. steadfastness; constancy, as of character […]