|1.||[ adjective ] of or relating to or befitting a monarch or monarchy|
|Synonyms:||monarchial monarchical monarchal|
"monarchal (or monarchical) government" "a country that was monarchial in tradition" "reconciled to monarchic rule" "monarchical systems"
|Related terms:||monarchy monarchy monarchy monarchy|
|2.||[ adjective ] (politics) ruled by or having the supreme power resting with a monarch|
"monarchal government" "monarchical systems"