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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A king, queen, or emperor. Also: A large North American butterfly.

Usage examples (36)
  • monarch butterflies migrate great distances every year with generations being born all along the way.
  • Bowing your head to a monarch is an act of subservience.
  • To this day, the monarch is the “commander-in-chief” of the British armed forces.
  • It's funny -- I think most Canadians agree that the monarch is a kind of pointless thing. for more
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