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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. Jay Harriman:

    Friday's events were astounding and have people completely rethinking their assessments and perspectives and the country's future political trajectory, the monarchy has semi-divine status in Thailand. Public appearances and statements often pertain to royal duty or events.

  2. Montpellier University professor Jacques Percebois:

    That is what is behind the turnaround that we are seeing now - including from Segolene Royal.

  3. Elizabeth Emanuel:

    It was absolutely plain and pure and elegant, past royal wedding gowns tend to be very classic and very traditional, and this was n’t because it did not have all the lace and all the decoration and anything on it. It was a new kind of look, but still classical and regal.

  4. Kate Middleton:

    At some point down the future, there will be a closeness between the four of them, if not for themselves, for the royal cousins because its emerged that... the Cambridge children have actually only met Archie a handful of times, i supposethats down to the Sussexes being in Windsor, the Cambridges being in London.

  5. Julie Montagu:

    She can’t just really call people a lot of the times, especially in a public function, by their first names, and understanding that when she addresses somebody like another Duke or another Duchess, it would be ‘your grace,’ when she addresses Kate [Middleton] and [Prince] William, it would be ‘your royal highness.’.

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