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celebrity

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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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lt;BLaura Wright sings God Save the Queen before an England rugby game.
No one in Wales who does not sing God Save the Queen means any disrespect to anyone.
I am not a royalist but respect other people's right to be and they should respect my right to stand in respectful silence while God Save the Queen is sung," he said.
God Save the Queen is the official national anthem in the North so organisers expected to use it before the match in 1954 got under way.
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.
So maybe singing God Save The Queen is not so bad after all.
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.
I'VE never in my adult life sung God Save The Queen because I am a Republican.
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.
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).
Organisers expected God Save the Queen to be to used before the match in 1954 got under way.
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.
It was dearly departed celebrity chum John Lydon, bellowing God Save The Queen in all his Sex Pistols splendour.
THE Sex Pistols are to re-release God Save The Queen for the Golden Jubilee.