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Definition of "monarchical" []

  • Of or pertaining to a monarch or monarchy. (adjective)
  • Having sole or undivided authority. (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "monarchical" in a sentence
  • "Jefferson sincerely wished to avoid what he termed the monarchical tendencies of his predecessors; and as an earnest of his intentions he abandoned not only levees but also the practice of addressing Congress in a speech, since Republicans held this custom a reprehensible imitation of the British speech from the throne."
  • "Anyone who knows me knows that I have always been interested in English monarchical history."
  • "Whatever may be tolerated in monarchical and despotic governments, no republic is safe that tolerates a privileged class, or denies to any of its citizens equal rights and equal means to maintain them ..."