intransitive verb

archaic : to act or rule as a monarch
vice … in every land doth monarchizeThomas Dekker

transitive verb

obsolete : to rule over as a monarch
archaic : to make a monarchy of
efforts to monarchize a government

Word History


monarch entry 1 + -ize

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“Monarchize.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 8 Dec. 2023.

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