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1. viceroy

noun. ['ˈvaɪsrɔɪ'] showy American butterfly resembling the monarch but smaller.

Synonyms

  • nymphalid
  • Limenitis archippus
  • nymphalid butterfly
  • genus Limenitis
  • brush-footed butterfly
  • four-footed butterfly

Etymology

  • vice-roy (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

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Words that Rhyme with Viceroy

  • conroy
  • delacroix
  • deroy
  • geoffroy
  • lecroy
  • mcleroy
  • muckleroy

Example sentences of the word viceroy


1. Noun, singular or mass
The caterpillar of the viceroy, found east of the Mississippi river, resembles bird droppings.

2. viceroy

noun. ['ˈvaɪsrɔɪ'] governor of a country or province who rules as the representative of his or her king or sovereign.

Synonyms

  • governor
  • Khedive
  • vicereine

Etymology

  • vice-roy (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
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