1.a country, state, or territory ruled by a king or queen.
synonyms: realm, domain, dominion, country, empire, principality, duchy, land, nation, state, sovereign state, province, territory“his kingdom stretched to the sea”
a realm associated with or regarded as being under the control of a particular person or thing.“the kingdom of dreams”
synonyms: domain, province, realm, sphere, dominion, territory, arena, zone“the third floor was Henderson’s little kingdom”
2.the spiritual reign or authority of God.
double jeopardy is a procedural defence that prevents an accused person from being tried again on the same (or similar) charges and on the same facts, following a valid acquittal or conviction. naturalization. domaine is in a process of naturalization due to colonization.
a member of a gang of violent criminals.
synonyms: hoodlum, gang member, racketeer, robber, ruffian, thug, tough, villain, lawbreaker, criminal;gunman;Mafioso;informalmobster, crook, lowlife, hitman, hood, hardman;dateddesperado“Prohibition was a boon era for gangsters”