monarchy Definition in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo

Definition of “monarchy” - English Dictionary

"monarchy" in American English

See all translations

monarchynoun [C/U]

 us   /ˈmɑn·ər·ki/
a ​system of ​government that has a ​king or ​queen, or a ​country that has this ​system of ​government
(Definition of monarchy from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







(Definition of monarchy from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “monarchy”
in Arabic مَلَكِيّة…
in Korean 군주제…
in Portuguese monarquia…
in Catalan monarquia…
in Japanese 君主制…
in Chinese (Simplified) 君主国, 君主政体,君主制…
in Turkish mutlakiyet, monarşi, krallık…
in Russian монархия, королевство…
in Chinese (Traditional) 君主國, 君主政體,君主制…
in Italian monarchia…
in Polish monarchia…
What is the pronunciation of monarchy?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day

float

a large vehicle with a flat surface that is decorated and used in festivals

Word of the Day

PLEASE DON’T SHOUT!
PLEASE DON’T SHOUT!
by Colin McIntosh,
February 09, 2016
New words are entering the language all the time. A few of these are completely new and original coinages, but the vast majority are based on the existing stock of words in some way, for example by using affixes (prefixes and suffixes). These can have the effect of changing the meaning of the

Read More 

farecasting noun
farecasting noun
February 08, 2016
predicting the optimum date to buy a plane ticket, especially on a website or using an app A handful of new and updated websites and apps are trying to perfect the art of what’s known as farecasting – predicting the best date to buy a ticket.

Read More