Definition of the royal "we"
- When Queen Victoria said, "We are not amused," she was using the royal "we."
: of kingly ancestry
: of, relating to, or subject to the crown
: being in the crown's service
: 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
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