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Definition of "monarchism" [mon•arch•ism]

  • The system or principles of monarchy. (noun)
  • Belief in or advocacy of monarchy. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "monarchism" in a sentence
  • "Capitalism-a synonym for "monarchism"-is based on greed, it's predatory and even Godless like its own offspring Communism."
  • "When Congress met in December, 1793, the old questions of Hamilton's measures and the "monarchism" of the administration were forgotten in the new crisis."
  • "Croly and Bourne, the founding fathers of modern liberalism, hoped to create a re-founded regime that had broken from the "monarchism" of totemizing the Constitution."