[fyoo-dal-i-tee] /fyuˈdæl ɪ ti/
noun, plural feudalities.
the state or quality of being feudal.
the principles and practices of feudalism.
a fief or fee.
noun (pl) -ties
the state or quality of being feudal
a fief or fee
[fyood-l-ahyz] /ˈfyud lˌaɪz/ verb (used with object), feudalized, feudalizing. 1. to make ; bring under the . /ˈfjuːdəˌlaɪz/ verb 1. (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.”