[muh-nahr-ki-kuh l] /məˈnɑr kɪ kəl/
of, like, or pertaining to a or .
characterized by or favoring .
from Middle French monarchique, from Greek monarkhikos, from monarkhes (see monarch). Related: Monarchical (1570s).
[mon-er-kee] /ˈmɒn ər ki/ noun, plural monarchies. 1. a state or nation in which the supreme power is actually or nominally lodged in a monarch. Compare , . 2. supreme power or sovereignty held by a single person. /ˈmɒnəkɪ/ noun (pl) -chies 1. a form of government in which supreme authority is vested in a […]
[mon-er-kiz-uh m] /ˈmɒn ərˌkɪz əm/ noun 1. the principles of monarchy. 2. advocacy of rule. n. 1640s, from monarchy + -ist. Related: Monarchistic. n. from French monarchisme, from monarchie (see monarchy).
[mon-erk, -ahrk] /ˈmɒn ərk, -ɑrk/ noun 1. a hereditary sovereign, as a king, queen, or emperor. 2. a sole and absolute ruler of a state or nation. 3. a person or thing that holds a dominant position: a monarch of international shipping. 4. . /ˈmɒnək/ noun 1. a sovereign head of state, esp a king, […]
[muh-nahr-duh] /məˈnɑr də/ noun 1. any aromatic, erect plant belonging to the genus Monarda, of the mint family, native to North America, including horsemint and Oswego tea. /mɒˈnɑːdə/ noun 1. any mintlike North American plant of the genus Monarda: family Lamiaceae (labiates) See also horsemint (sense 2), bergamot (sense 4)