An example of feudal used as an adjective is the phrase, "feudal lord" which means a higher up in the medieval European system.
- of a feud (land)
- of or like feudalism
Origin of feudalMedieval Latin feudalis
- Of, relating to, or characteristic of feudalism.
- Of or relating to lands held in fee or to the holding of such lands.
- of, or relating to feudalism
From Old French feodal, from Medieval Latin feodalis, from feudum.