a sovereign or a state exercising political control over a dependent state.
History/Historical. a feudal overlord.
characteristic of or being a suzerain.
a state or sovereign exercising some degree of dominion over a dependent state, usually controlling its foreign affairs
(as modifier): a suzerain power
a feudal overlord
(as modifier): suzerain lord
noun, plural suzerainties. 1. the position or authority of a suzerain. 2. the domain or area subject to a suzerain. noun (pl) -ties 1. the position, power, or dignity of a suzerain 2. the relationship between suzerain and subject
noun, Pinyin. 1. Formerly Wuxian. a city in S Jiangsu province, in E China. 2. former name of Yibin. noun 1. a city in E China, in S Jiangsu on the Grand Canal: noted for its gardens; produces chiefly silk. Pop: 1 201 000 (2005 est) Also called Wuhsien
SUZI subzonal insertion
noun 1. a female given name, form of Susanna or Susannah.