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sceptered


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Scepter  \Scep"ter\,  Sceptre  \Scep"tre\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p. 
  {Sceptered}or  {Sceptred}  (?);  p.  pr  &  vb  n.  {Sceptering}or 
  {Sceptring}.] 
  To  endow  with  the  scepter,  or  emblem  of  authority;  to  invest 
  with  royal  authority. 
 
  To  Britain's  queen  the  sceptered  suppliant  bends. 
  --Tickell. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  sceptered 
  adj  :  invested  with  legal  power  or  official  authority  especially 
  as  symbolized  by  having  a  scepter  [syn:  {empowered},  {sceptred}] 




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