Definition of


  1. (noun, possession) a piece of land held under the feudal system

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Synonyms of Fief


Alternate forms of Fief

Derivations: fiefdom

Hypernyms: acres, demesne, estate, land, landed estate

Origin of the word Fief

  1. 1611, from Fr. fief, from O.Fr., a variant of fieu "fee" (see fee). more

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Words that sound like Fief

f, fa, faa, fab, fae, fao, fauve, fay, fbi, fe, feb, feb 2, fee, feoff, few, fey, fha, fib, fife, fifo, five, fo, fob, fob off, foe, fop, fovea

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