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1. charter

noun. ['ˈtʃɑːrtɝ'] a document incorporating an institution and specifying its rights; includes the articles of incorporation and the certificate of incorporation.

Synonyms

  • articles of incorporation
  • royal charter
  • written document
  • certificate of incorporation
  • papers
  • document

Antonyms

  • take
  • fire
  • employer
  • lose

Etymology

  • chartre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • chartula (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Royal Charter

  • nonstarter
  • vanmarter
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  • starter
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  • tarter
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  • sartor
  • martyr
  • marter
  • karter
  • hartter
  • garter
  • darter
  • carter
  • barter

2. charter

verb. ['ˈtʃɑːrtɝ'] hold under a lease or rental agreement; of goods and services.

Synonyms

  • hire
  • undertake
  • rent
  • contract

Antonyms

  • arrive
  • disengage
  • refrain
  • bore

Etymology

  • chartre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • chartula (Latin)

3. charter

noun. ['ˈtʃɑːrtɝ'] a contract to hire or lease transportation.

Antonyms

  • refuse

Etymology

  • chartre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • chartula (Latin)

4. charter

verb. ['ˈtʃɑːrtɝ'] grant a charter to.

Synonyms

  • license
  • licence

Antonyms

  • dissuade
  • go
  • take away

Etymology

  • chartre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • chartula (Latin)

5. charter

verb. ['ˈtʃɑːrtɝ'] engage for service under a term of contract.

Synonyms

  • hire
  • rent
  • get
  • engage
  • take
  • acquire

Antonyms

  • end
  • stay
  • pull out
  • leave

Etymology

  • chartre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • chartula (Latin)

6. royal

adjective. ['ˈrɔɪəl'] belonging to or befitting a supreme ruler.

Synonyms

  • imperial
  • noble
  • majestic
  • regal

Antonyms

  • discolor
  • achromatic
  • unrhetorical
  • ignoble

Etymology

  • roial (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • regalis (Latin)

7. royal

noun. ['ˈrɔɪəl'] a sail set next above the topgallant on a royal mast.

Synonyms

  • canvas
  • sheet
  • canvass

Antonyms

  • reactive
  • inferior
  • stand still
  • uncover

Etymology

  • roial (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • regalis (Latin)

8. royal

adjective. ['ˈrɔɪəl'] invested with royal power as symbolized by a crown.

Antonyms

  • achromatic color

Etymology

  • roial (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • regalis (Latin)

9. royal

adjective. ['ˈrɔɪəl'] being of the rank of a monarch.

Antonyms

  • dishonorable

Etymology

  • roial (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • regalis (Latin)

10. royal

noun. ['ˈrɔɪəl'] stag with antlers of 12 or more branches.

Synonyms

  • royal stag

Antonyms

  • Lady
  • noblewoman

Etymology

  • roial (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • regalis (Latin)

Example sentences of the word royal-charter


1. Noun Phrase
A wealthy and influential landowner and early convert to Quakerism named William Penn purchased land on the American continent and was granted a royal charter by King Charles II to found Pennsylvania, a colony specifically for Quaker immigrants.

2. Noun Phrase
The East India Company had a royal charter founded in 1600 that allowed it to establish trading posts which were secured and defended with mercenaries.

3. Noun Phrase
As more and more Englishmen sailed for the New World, British royal charters were set up specifying the rights of the colonists.

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