Definition of monocled in US English:

monocled

adjective

  • See monocle

    • ‘That hasn't stopped the monocled Crown Prince, whose opulent lifestyle includes a multi-million-dollar mansion.’
    • ‘A lanky monocled man with wire-brush grey beards appears on the dais where the king sits with his entourage.’
    • ‘Soon the secretary, a lean, monocled man, entered and bowed respectfully to the Lord.’
    • ‘The monocled gentlemen at America's top nut factory developed a tempting canned nut medley: Planter's Mixed Nuts.’
    • ‘The woman who sat across from Price in the first class train coach was more loquacious than her monocled husband who sat beside her, absorbed in his newspaper.’

Pronunciation

monocled

/-kəld/