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royalist

noun [C] uk   /ˈrɔɪ.ə.lɪst/ us  
a person who supports a ruling king or queen or who believes that a king or queen should rule their country
royalist
adjective uk   us  
royalist sympathies
Translations of “royalist”
in Chinese (Traditional) 君主主義者, 保皇主義者…
in Russian роялист…
in Turkish kralcı, kral taraftarı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 君主主义者, 保皇主义者…
in Polish rojalist-a/ka…
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