a queen who reigns in behalf of another.
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How to use queen regent in a sentence
It is not that the Government of the Queen-Regent, which becomes more and more decrepit, is likely to be a very good neighbour.Memoirs of the Duchesse de Dino v.1/3, 1831-1835 | Dorothy Duchesse de Dino
It appears with all the tawdry emotion of revolutionary eloquence in the address of the Procuradores to the Queen-Regent.Memoirs of the Duchesse de Dino v.1/3, 1831-1835 | Dorothy Duchesse de Dino
The queen regent laid this up amongst her other mementoes, until she might see the time proper to revenge it.
At first the Queen-Regent promised everything, but presently, upon the remonstrance of the exiled Mazarin, went back on her word.Chantilly in History and Art | Louise M. Richter
This he is publishing, and as soon as it is quite ready he will set out for Spain to lay the matter before the queen regent.
British Dictionary definitions for queen regent
a queen who acts as regent
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