Definition of protectorate


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • protectorate is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 16 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • protectorate is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 18 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of protectorate

  • a state or territory partly controlled by (but not a possession of) a stronger state but autonomous in internal affairs; protectorates are established by treaty (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. associated state

See definition of protectorate in Merriam Webster