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See definition of protectorate on Dictionary.com
  • as incolony
  • as insatellite

synonyms for protectorate

  • outpost
  • province
  • territory
  • antecedents
  • clearing
  • dependency
  • dominion
  • mandate
  • offshoot
  • possession
  • satellite
  • settlement
  • swarm
  • new land
  • subject state
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How to use protectorate in a sentence

She felt the relationship to be a true one, in contradistinction to the more usual form of protectorate of woman to child.
THE DAUGHTERS OF DANAUSMONA CAIRD
The government capital of the protectorate, however, is Zomba, at the base of the mountain of that name.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 4, PART 3VARIOUS
In 1904 the administration of the protectorate, originally directed by the foreign office, was transferred to the colonial office.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 4, PART 3VARIOUS
It is known as the Goro Escarpment, and at its eastern end it forms the boundary between the protectorate and Abyssinia.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 4, PART 3VARIOUS
There is a police force of about 2000 men, and two battalions of the King's African Rifles are stationed in the protectorate.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 4, PART 3VARIOUS
A cable connecting Mombasa with Zanzibar puts the protectorate in direct telegraphic communication with the rest of the world.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 4, PART 3VARIOUS
The coast lands apart, the protectorate was regarded as valuable chiefly as being the high road to Uganda.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 4, PART 3VARIOUS
The territory, hitherto known as "Ibea," from the initials of the company, was now styled the East Africa protectorate.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 4, PART 3VARIOUS
Meantime, in April 1905, the administration of the protectorate had been transferred from the foreign to the colonial office.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 4, PART 3VARIOUS
It is, I believe, the earliest existing mention of any scheme for a French protectorate in Tuscany.
THE LIFE OF MAZZINIBOLTON KING
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO PROTECTORATE

  • antecedents
  • clearings
  • dependencies
  • dominions
  • mandates
  • new lands
  • offshoots
  • outposts
  • possessions
  • protectorates
  • provinces
  • satellites
  • settlements
  • subject states
  • swarms
  • territories
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.