• Royal Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A royal spade.
  2. (a.) Noble; generous; magnificent; princely.
  3. (a.) Kingly; pertaining to the crown or the sovereign; suitable for a king or queen; regal; as, royal power or prerogative; royal domains; the royal family; royal state.
  4. (n.) Printing and writing papers of particular sizes. See under paper, n.
  5. (n.) One of the upper or distal branches of an antler, as the third and fourth tynes of the antlers of a stag.
  6. (n.) A small sail immediately above the topgallant sail.
  7. (n.) An old English coin. See Rial.
  8. (n.) A small mortar.
  9. (n.) One of the soldiers of the first regiment of foot of the British army, formerly called the Royals, and supposed to be the oldest regular corps in Europe; -- now called the Royal Scots.
  10. (a.) Under the patronage of royality; holding a charter granted by the sovereign; as, the Royal Academy of Arts; the Royal Society.

Imperial, Majestic, Purple, Regal,

• Royal spade Definition & Synonyms

  1. () A spade when spades are trumps under the condition that every trick over six taken by the successful bidder has a score value of 9; -- usually in pl.

• Royalism Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) the principles or conduct of royalists.