Definition of tsarevich in English:


Line breaks: tsar|ev¦ich
Pronunciation: /ˈzɑːrɪvɪtʃ
, ˈtsɑː-, -ˈrjeɪ-/
(also czarevich, tzarevich)


  • The eldest son of an emperor of Russia.
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    • I saw the czar and the czarevich disappear through the back door and still the Russian boys were no where to be found.
    • The czarevich was the truest symbol there was of Russia's future.
    • The czar looked a bit edgy, but his son the czarevich seemed confident.


Russian, literally 'son of a tsar'.

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