Definition of Queenside
1. Noun. (chess) The side of the chessboard nearest to the queen (at the opening position). ¹
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Definition of Queenside
1. [n -S]
Lexicographical Neighbors of Queenside
Literary usage of Queenside
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Genealogical History of the Family Semple from 1214 to 1888 by William Alexander Semple (1888)
"He also had a charter granted by William, Lord Cochran and Dundonald of the lands of Queenside- Muir, dated October 13, 1655. In Queenside-Muir a high hill ..."
2. Selections from the Judicial Records of Renfrewshire: Illustrative of the by William Hector (1878)
"... and Queenside Muir, to his kinsman, Robert Semple, of Fullwood, then also holding an appointment as Sheriff-Depute of the county. ..."
3. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: “a” Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature edited by Hugh Chisholm (1911)
"Here and there the sites of the volcanic conti are distinguishable, the best being those between Misty Lav and Queenside Muir. Beneath the volcanic rocks ..."
4. More Than a Name: State-Sponsored Homophobia and Its Consequences in by Scott Long, A. Widney Brown, Gail Cooper (2003)
""A month ago," she says, "Kelvin, Robert, Fatima, me, and another friend were all at the Florida nightclub here in Queenside": ..."
5. Ordnance Gazetteer of Scotland: A Survey of Scottish Topography, Staistical by Francis Hindes Groome (1885)
"On Calder Water are Calder Dam and Queenside Loch. In the valley of the Gryfe there are two small lochs near Bridge of Weir, and at the source are the Gryfe ..."
6. Journal of the Institute of Bankers by Institute of Bankers (Great Britain) (1887)
"Queenside. Edinburgh. Capital and Counties Bank, Evesham. ORDINARY MEMBERS. HARRY VANSITTART DICKINSON... ROBERT DOBELL RICHARD FRANKLAND HARKER. ..."
7. The Beauties of Scotland: Containing a Clear and Full Account of the by Robert Forsyth (1806)
"In the same parish of Lochwinnoch is Queenside loch, situated in a high and wild part of the country. It extends over a surface of about twenty-one acres. ..."
8. The Beauties of Scotland: Containing a Clear and Full Account of the by Robert Forsyth (1805)
"In the same parish of Lochwinnoch is Queenside loch, situated în a high and wild part of the country. It extends over a surface of about twenty-one acres. ..."