monarchal monarchal

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) having the characteristics of or befitting or worthy of a monarch
  2. (adj) ruled by or having the supreme power resting with a monarch

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Usage(s):

  1. The anti-Federalists were just as convinced that John Adams was in cahoots with the British and intent on restoring monarchal rule.
  2. In general, they were beaten down by the monarchal and nominally republican systems that have dominated the region since independence.
  3. I thought we got rid of the whole political power passes from parents to children when we kicked out the monarchal British back in the 1770's.

Quotes

  • "I advocate a change of regime, not a monarchal succession," said Arias, who was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1987 for his efforts to pacify turmoil-torn Central America.
    on Aug 15, 2006 By: Oscar Arias Source: Turkish Press

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