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royal marriage

noun, Cards.
1.
a meld of the king and queen of trumps, as in pinochle.
Compare marriage (def 9).
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  • That graceful maiden is too lovely for any destiny meaner than a royal marriage.

    Philothea Lydia Maria Child
  • A royal marriage is ordinarily but a matter of state policy.

    Henry IV, Makers of History John S. C. Abbott
  • This was the manner of the royal marriage, and somewhat modern it sounds.

  • Since this royal marriage may not be for me, I must look elsewhere.

    Kisington Town Abbie Farwell Brown
  • Her nuptials were to be attended with the pomp and splendour of a royal marriage.

  • It was enough to bring gloom to the brow of the Senator Marco Cornaro, whose heart was set upon this royal marriage.

    The Royal Pawn of Venice

    Mrs. Lawrence Turnbull
  • Meanwhile, the royal marriage festivities went on uproariously at Canterbury.

    Earl Hubert's Daughter Emily Sarah Holt
  • The Prince of Wales was born on the 15th of June, 1330, two years after the royal marriage.

  • The only news we have is of the royal marriage (Princess Louise) which pleases everybody.

    Harriet Martineau Florence Fenwick Miller

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