- The definition of feudal is relating to the political, economic and social system of medieval Europe from the 9th to 15th century.
An example of feudal used as an adjective is the phrase, "feudal lord" which means a higher up in the medieval European system.
feudal definition by Webster's New World
- of a feud (land)
- of or like feudalism
Origin: Midieval Latin feudalis
- feudally adverb
feudal definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- Of, relating to, or characteristic of feudalism.
- Of or relating to lands held in fee or to the holding of such lands.
- feuˈdal·ly adverb