from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

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

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The principles of monarchy; love of or preference for monarchy.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun The principles of, or preference for, monarchy.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun Rule by a monarchy
  • noun The advocacy of such a political system

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a belief in and advocacy of monarchy as a political system


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