What does the word monarchy mean?

Usage examples for monarchy

  1. It is simply a form of government, just as monarchy or aristocracy are forms of government. – Six Letters From the Colonies by Robert Seaton
  2. Some of them are honest men who are simply against any kind of hereditary monarchy- we'll let them go eventually. – The Unnecessary Man by Gordon Randall Garrett
  3. Notwithstanding the wrongs which the latter had attempted to inflict upon him, his antagonism to the royalist officer was chiefly of a political character- chiefly the sublime contempt which a republican must needs feel for a partisan of monarchy- whether simpleton or villain: since one of the two he must be. – The White Gauntlet by Mayne Reid