Synonyms and Antonyms of royalty
1 a dignified bearing or appearance befitting someone of royal status <she has an air of royalty that belies her humble origins> Synonyms augustness, kingliness, majesty, statelinessRelated Words high-mindedness, magnanimity, nobility, nobleness; haughtiness, lordliness, pomposity, pompousness; dignity, poise; gloriousness, grandeur, grandness, greatness, impressiveness, magnificence, resplendence, resplendency, splendidness, splendor; class, elegance, grace
2 individuals carefully selected as being the best of a class <a political fund-raiser attended by the royalty of the Hollywood scene> Synonyms A-list, aristocracy, best, choice, corps d'elite, cream, crème de la crème, elect, fat, flower, illuminati, pick, pink, pride, priesthood, prime, elite, upper crustRelated Words establishment, gentry, nobility, quality, society, top, top drawer, upper class; caviar (also caviare); who's whoNear Antonyms commoners, herd, hoi polloi, masses, millions, mob, multitude, rank and file, unwashed
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