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"royal" in British English

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royaladjective

uk   us   /ˈrɔɪ.əl/
B2 (written abbreviation R) belonging or ​connected to a ​king or ​queen or a ​member of ​theirfamily: the royal family a royal ​visit good or ​excellent, as if ​intended for or ​typical of ​royalty: The ​team was given a royal ​reception/​welcome. mainly US big or ​great: a royal ​pain/a royal ​mess

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royalnoun [C usually plural]

uk   us   /ˈrɔɪ.əl/ informal
a ​member of the royal ​family: The ​pressfollow the royals ​everywhere.
(Definition of royal from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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royaladjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˈrɔɪ·əl/
belonging or ​connected to a ​king or ​queen: Sweden’s royal ​family
(Definition of royal from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “royal”
in Korean 왕실의…
in Arabic مَلَكي…
in Malaysian kerabat diraja, sangat hebat…
in French royal…
in Russian королевский…
in Chinese (Traditional) 國王的, 女王的, 王室的…
in Italian reale…
in Turkish kraliyet, kırallığa ait…
in Polish królewski…
in Spanish real, espléndido, magnífico…
in Vietnamese thuộc hoàng gia, nguy nga…
in Portuguese real…
in Thai เกี่ยวกับราชวงศ์, มโหฬาร…
in German königlich…
in Catalan reial…
in Japanese 王家の, 王室の…
in Chinese (Simplified) 国王的, 女王的, 王室的…
in Indonesian kerajaan, mewah…
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