What is another word for fiefdom?

95 synonyms found


[ fˈiːfdəm], [ fˈiːfdəm], [ f_ˈiː_f_d_ə_m]

Related words: realm, kingdom, territory, dominion

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    How to use "Fiefdom" in context?

    Fiefdom is a feudal term that originally referred to a grant of land, usually in return for military service or tribute. In later English, usage broadened to refer to any place in which a lord had a proprietary interest. Today, the term often refers to feudalism, a system of landholding in which a landlord holds land on behalf of the government or other higher institution, in exchange for a fee or rent.

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