Synonyms of sovereign


1. sovereign, crowned head, monarch, ruler, swayer, head of state, chief of state

usage: a nation's ruler or head of state usually by hereditary right


1. autonomous, independent, self-governing, sovereign, free (vs. unfree)

usage: (of political bodies) not controlled by outside forces; "an autonomous judiciary"; "a sovereign state"

2. sovereign, supreme, dominant (vs. subordinate)

usage: greatest in status or authority or power; "a supreme tribunal"

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Definition and meaning of sovereign (Dictionary)