monarchical

or mo·nar·chic

[ muh-nahr-ki-kuh l or muh-nahr-kik ]
/ məˈnɑr kɪ kəl or məˈnɑr kɪk /

adjective

of, like, or pertaining to a monarch or monarchy.
characterized by or favoring monarchy.

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Origin of monarchical

1570–80; < Greek monarchik(ós) (see monarch, -ic) + -al1

OTHER WORDS FROM monarchical

WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH monarchical

monarchal monarchical
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