Thesaurus

monarch

noun

Synonyms & Antonyms of monarch

1 one who rules over a people with a sole, supreme, and usually hereditary authority
  • the ruling monarch of Britain at that time was Queen Elizabeth I

Synonyms for monarch

Words Related to monarch

2 a person of rank, power, or influence in a particular field
  • the glitzy gala was attended by most of the reigning monarchs of the recording industry

Synonyms for monarch

Words Related to monarch

Near Antonyms for monarch

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More About monarch

Time Traveler for monarch

Time Traveler

The first known use of monarch was in the 15th century

See more words from the same century

Thesaurus Entries Near monarch

monachal

monarch

monarchal

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Monarch.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/monarch. Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

More from Merriam-Webster on monarch

Nglish: Translation of monarch for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of monarch for Arabic Speakers

Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about monarch

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Dog Words Quiz

  • shiba puppy more or less demanding cuddles
  • Which of the following animals has a dog in its etymology?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Typeshift

Anagram puzzles meet word search.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!