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a king's ransom

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a competitor who holds a preeminent position

preeminence in a particular category or group or field

United States woman tennis player (born in 1943)

United States guitar player and singer of the blues (born in 1925)

United States charismatic civil rights leader and Baptist minister who campaigned against the segregation of Blacks (1929-1968)

a checker that has been moved to the opponent's first row where it is promoted to a piece that is free to move either forward or backward

one of the four playing cards in a deck bearing the picture of a king

(chess) the weakest but the most important piece

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Bass player Glen Matlock, 46, who wrote the music to God Save The Queen, said: "This will make my bank manager happy.
We must accept there is a lot of nationalistic fervour in Wales, but if people are unhappy with God Save The Queen then the best way to protest is to do so in silence.
He confirmed he sang the Welsh national anthem at the service but stood in silence for God Save the Queen.
If Ryan Giggs' and Craig Bellamy's version of patriotism is to see themselves as Welsh first, and not singing God Save The Queen is their way of showing it, that should be fine by everyone.
The original seven-inch 45 single God Save The Queen by the Sex Pistols in 1977 is not really hot property.
Eriksson made a pitiful attempt to sing along with God Save the Queen before his first game as England manager against Spain at Villa Park.
SIR - Mr Kevin Granville of Llanbedr-y-Fro attributes his own reasons to my refusal to stand for and to sing God Save The Queen (Letters, October 12).
Punished for refusing to sing English anthem ON one occasion, years ago when I was in an (English) boarding school, I did not stand for, or sing, God Save the Queen.
huddersfieldexaminer Should all children sing God Save the Queen each day at school?
The playing of God Save the Queen during the football competitions has been thrown into the spotlight as the five-man Welsh contingent in coach Stuart Pearce's squad, and the Scottish party in the women's line-up, have opted not to sing.
A few people at the FA felt they should all be singing God Save the Queen and Hodgson communicated this and it has worked," The Sun quoted a source, as saying.
Then followed the dirge-like God Save The Queen - even the English rugby team looked deflated (and no wonder our Jonny missed five kicks at goal in their first match).
God Save the Queen and Flower of Scotland just don't cut it do they?
A PLAN for the Irish rugby team to stand to God Save the Queen as their national anthem sparked a STRIKE among the players.
Exhibited in a gilt frame, the original artwork for the record sleeve of The Sex Pistol's version of God Save The Queen now has a price tag of pounds 110,000 plus VAT.