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Synonyms for liegeman

a person holding a fief

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Lady Malecasta presides over the castle, with a pack of faded busy-bodies from The Romance of the Rose as her liegemen.
Leering down from his advantage, On his liegemen in the pit, Mammon's fortunes take no hostage, Oh, the rapacious fun of it
According to the former, following the homage paid to their regent, her liegemen then pleaded with Philip of Ibelin to take control of the island's administration as decreed by Hugh I in his last wish.
An account favourable to the Yorkists reported that after the battle was over the Duke and the two earls declared themselves to be his true liegemen who had rid the kingdom of traitors.