Royal Highness

noun

Definition of Royal Highness

  1. —used as a title for a member of a royal family ; used with his, her, their, or your <their Royal Highnesses, the Prince and Princess of Wales> <Her/His Royal Highness will receive you now.> <Thank you, your Royal Highness.>

Word by Word Definitions

royalplay Royal
  1. :  of kingly ancestry

    :  of, relating to, or subject to the crown

    :  being in the crown's service

  1. :  a person of royal blood

    :  a small sail on the royal mast immediately above the topgallant sail

    :  a stag of 8 years or more having antlers with at least 12 points

highnessplay Highness
  1. :  the quality or state of being high

    : used as a title for a person of exalted rank (as a king or prince)


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