Definition of monarchial in US English:



  • See monarch

    • ‘The system provides for the perpetration of a monarchial power structure that should have been abandoned with our first revolution 228 years ago.’
    • ‘The earliest block, found in the monarchial period, appears in fact to be the most recent.’
    • ‘The king of the small Himalayan kingdom is now spearheading a move to form a constitution that would end the monarchial rule.’
    • ‘Only three or four attained ministerial posts with some influence on national policies in an increasingly autocratic monarchial regime.’
    • ‘Political reforms in 18th century Spain were carried out under monarchial absolutism.’