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Definition of majesty noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    (pl. majesties)
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  1. 1[uncountable] the impressive and attractive quality that something has the sheer majesty of St. Peter's in Rome the majesty of the music
  2. 2[countable] His/Her/Your Majesty a title of respect used when speaking about or to a king or queen Their Majesties, the King and Queen of Spain The President is here to see you, Your Majesty.
  3. 3[uncountable] royal power
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: majesty