Definitions for monarchismˈmɒn ərˌkɪz əm

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

mon•ar•chismˈmɒn ərˌkɪz əm(n.)

  1. the principles of monarchy.

    Category: Government

  2. advocacy of monarchical rule.

    Category: Government

Origin of monarchism:

1830–40; cf. F monarchisme, G Monarchismus


Princeton's WordNet

  1. monarchism(noun)

    a belief in and advocacy of monarchy as a political system


  1. monarchism(Noun)

    Rule by a monarchy

  2. monarchism(Noun)

    The advocacy of such a political system

Webster Dictionary

  1. Monarchism(noun)

    the principles of, or preference for, monarchy


  1. Monarchism

    Monarchism is a system based on the belief that political power should be concentrated in one person, who may rule by decree or through a constitutional system. A monarchist is an individual who supports this form of government, independent from the person, the monarch. In this system, the Monarch may be the person who sits on the throne, a pretender, or someone who would otherwise inhabit the throne but has been deposed.


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