Definition of 'royalist'
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He would love the recognition because he is a staunch royalist. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Everyone has the right to be a republican or a royalist. The Sun (2015)The battle effectively destroyed the royalist northern army and decided control of the north of Britain. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The southern half of Italy had always been predominantly conservative and royalist. The Collins History of the World in the 20th Century (1994)Within two hours of fighting, the royalist army was routed and Montrose fled to the hills. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The main Royalist army had been largely killed, wounded or captured. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The royalist forces were now ready to engage, and set off for London. THE HERBALIST: Nicholas Culpeper Rebel Physician (2004)Royalist or republican, you'll emerge from the vault with your head spinning. Times, Sunday Times (2012)He was a chaplain to Charles I and supported the royalist cause in the civil war. Times, Sunday Times (2013)My old father's an ardent royalist so I may give it to him. Times, Sunday Times (2006)
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Translations for 'royalist'
British English: royalist NOUN
A royalist is someone who supports their country's royal family or who believes that their country should have a king or queen.
He was hated by the royalists.
Definition of royalist from the Collins English Dictionary
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