Definition of King's Court in English:

King's Court

noun

Law
historical
  • A court of law presided over by a judge or judges appointed by, or acting on behalf of, the king.

Origin

Late Middle English; earliest use found in William Langland (c1325–c1390), poet. From the genitive of king + court.

Pronunciation

King's Court

/ˌkɪŋz ˈkɔːt/