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crown princess

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  1. the wife of a crown prince.
  2. a female heir presumptive or heir apparent to a throne.

Origin of crown princess

First recorded in 1860–65
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Examples from the Web for crown princess

Historical Examples

  • Of the Crown-Princess I inquired whither he had gone, but, as usual, she had no idea.

    The Secrets of Potsdam

    William Le Queux

  • The crown-princess went out: it was time to hurry and dress.


    Louis Couperus

  • Of the Crown-Princess there is some pleasant shadow traced as on cobweb, to this effect.

  • I am so very glad to see you at last,—and I felt at once that the Crown-Princess was a friend.

  • "First, the Emperor must know nothing, and the Crown-Princess must be kept in entire ignorance at all costs," he declared.

    The Secrets of Potsdam

    William Le Queux

British Dictionary definitions for crown princess

crown princess

  1. the wife of a crown prince
  2. the female heir to a sovereign throne
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