Translation of "royalty" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

See all translations


uk /ˈrɔɪ.əl.ti/ us /ˈrɔɪ.əl.t̬i/

royalty noun (RULERS)

[ U, + sing/pl verb ] the people who belong to the family of a king and queen

She believes she's related to royalty. 她认为她和王室有血缘关系。

More examples

  • Her father is descended from Greek royalty.
  • Wherever there is royalty, there are always hangers-on.
  • This also gave him the opportunity to rub shoulders with royalty.
  • This has long been the haunt of royalty.
  • We were treated like royalty.

royalty noun (PAYMENT)

[ C usually plural ] a payment made to writers, people who have invented things, owners of property, etc. every time their books, devices, land, etc. are bought or used by others


(Translation of “royalty” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)