crown princess

noun

Definition of crown princess 

1 : the wife of a crown prince

2 : a female heir apparent or heir presumptive to a crown or throne

Examples of crown princess in a Sentence

She is ice-skating's new crown princess.

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She won't officially be crowned princess, but this might be the one time in a relationship when a specific title isn't super important. Faith Cummings, Teen Vogue, "Meghan Markle Isn't the Only Stylish Royal of Black Descent," 19 May 2018 Other allegations against him emerged later, including a report that Arnault had groped Sweden’s crown princess, Victoria. BostonGlobe.com, "There won’t be a 2018 Nobel in literature, because of a sexual misconduct scandal," 4 May 2018 Kirsten Dunst is the crown princess of the look, followed closely by Suki Waterhouse, Sienna Miller and Beyoncé, back in her pre-twin days. Donna Freydkin, Allure, "Curtain Bangs Are Trending — Here's How to Wear Them," 20 Sep. 2017

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First Known Use of crown princess

1863, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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crown princess

noun

English Language Learners Definition of crown princess

: the wife of a crown prince

: a princess who is expected to become queen when the current king or queen dies

: a woman or girl who people expect to become a leader in some field

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