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Synonyms for royal
ˈrɔɪ əlroy·al

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  1. royaladjective

    Having the air or demeanour of a monarch.

    queenly, kingly, princely, regal, monarchical

  2. royaladjective

    majestic, regal, stately

  3. royaladjective


English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. royal

    Royal denotes that which actually belongs or pertains to a monarch; the royal residence is that which the king occupies, royal raiment that which the king wears. Regal denotes that which in outward state is appropriate for a king; a subject may assume regal magnificence in residence, dress, and equipage. Kingly denotes that which is worthy of a king in personal qualities, especially of character and conduct; as, a kingly bearing; a kingly resolve. Princely is especially used of treasure, expenditure, gifts, etc., as princely munificence, a princely fortune, where regal could not so well be used and royal would change the sense. The distinctions between these words are not absolute, but the tendency of the best usage is as here suggested.

    august, kinglike, kingly, magnificent, majestic, munificent, princely, regal

    beggarly, contemptible, mean, poor, servile, slavish, vile

Princeton's WordNet

  1. royalnoun

    a sail set next above the topgallant on a royal mast

    royal stag

    crownless, lowborn, uncrowned

  2. royal, royal stagadjective

    stag with antlers of 12 or more branches

    royal stag

    uncrowned, crownless, lowborn

  3. royaladjective

    of or relating to or indicative of or issued or performed by a king or queen or other monarch

    "the royal party"; "the royal crest"; "by royal decree"; "a royal visit"

    regal, majestic, purple, imperial

    lowborn, crownless, uncrowned

  4. royaladjective

    established or chartered or authorized by royalty

    "the Royal Society"

    regal, majestic, purple, imperial

    crownless, lowborn, uncrowned

  5. royaladjective

    being of the rank of a monarch

    "of royal ancestry"; "princes of the blood royal"

    regal, majestic, purple, imperial

    crownless, lowborn, uncrowned

  6. imperial, majestic, purple, regal, royaladjective

    belonging to or befitting a supreme ruler

    "golden age of imperial splendor"; "purple tyrant"; "regal attire"; "treated with royal acclaim"; "the royal carriage of a stag's head"

    over-embellished, olympian, empurpled, proud, lofty, purple, violet, regal, imperial, majestic, purplish, gallant

    lowborn, crownless, uncrowned

  7. royaladjective

    invested with royal power as symbolized by a crown

    "the royal (or crowned) heads of Europe"

    regal, majestic, purple, imperial

    crownless, uncrowned, lowborn

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. royaladjective

    kingly, regal, imperial, monarchical, kinglike, princely

  2. royaladjective

    noble, magnificent, illustrious, splendid, superb

  3. royaladjective

    august, majestic, grand

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. royaladjective

    kingly, regal, imperial, monarchical, palatine, august, majestic, princely

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How to use royal in a sentence?

  1. Georgia Hull:

    She can’t chew, and she’s eating mashed up foods and drinking through a straw. But we’re getting there. they are absolutely amazing and we can’t manage without them, she said. It saved an awful lot of time for us that day in getting her to hospital. We’ve got a lot of fundraising going on for the air ambulance as a result of this. The guy who drove Georgia from the track to meet the air ambulance, he has had a long beard for 20 years and at the Royal Cornwall Show he is shaving it off to raise funds.

  2. Sopan Mare:

    At the time of Prince Charles' wedding, the royal family treated us like family. As Prince Harry and Meghan Markle wed, it almost seems like it's a wedding in our family.

  3. Kensington Palace:

    Her Royal Highness worked closely with the College of Arms throughout the design process to create a Coat of Arms that was both personal and representative.

  4. Carolyn Harris:

    This marriage gives a sense of just how much social and cultural change has taken place over the course of Queen Elizabeth's life, the royal family is now much more inclusive in terms of who can be a member.

  5. Stewart Pearce:

    Harry is being completely honest, he’s being honest in a way that we don’t often see because honesty in the royal family is expressed privately. This is what I mean when I say they are the voice of change. What is the voice of change? It’s love. It’s the voice of compassion. It’s the voice of care. And that is what I am hearing from Harry.

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