Definition of tsarevich in English:

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tsarevich

Pronunciation: /ˈzärəˌviCH/ /ˈ(t)sär-/
(also czarevich or tzarevitch)

noun

historical
The eldest son of an emperor of Russia.
Example sentences
  • 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.

Origin

Early 18th century: Russian, literally 'son of a tsar'.

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Syllabification: tsar·e·vich

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