Definition of regal adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈriːɡl//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈriːɡl//
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typical of a king or queen, and therefore impressive regal power the regal splendour of the palace She dismissed him with a regal gesture. Her height gave her an almost regal appearance. her rather regal bearing compare royal Word Originlate Middle English: from Old French, or from Latin regalis, from rex, reg- ‘king’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: regal