Definition of royal :
1. A royal spade.
2. A small mortar.
3. A small sail immediately above the topgallant sail.
4. An old English coin. See Rial.
5. 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.
6. Noble; generous; magnificent; princely.
7. 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 Scots.
8. One of the upper or distal branches of an antler, as the third and fourth tynes of the antlers of a stag.
9. Printing and writing papers of particular sizes. See under paper, n.
10. Under the patronage of royality; holding a charter granted by the sovereign; as, the Academy of Arts; the Society.
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- And so it all came about according to the Queen's dream, that the forester's daughter wore the royal crown upon her head, and held the Prince's heart in her hand. - "Moonshine & Clover", Laurence Housman.
- Lord, we'll have a right royal wedding! - "The Castle Inn", Stanley John Weyman.
- But no one had ventured to set foot within the walls without the royal word. - "A Boy's Ride", Gulielma Zollinger.