queen consort

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queen consort

n. pl. queens consort
The wife of a reigning king.

queen consort

n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) the wife of a reigning king

queen′ con′sort


n.
the wife of a reigning monarch.
[1755–65]
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Noun1.queen consort - the wife of a reigning kingqueen consort - the wife of a reigning king    
queen - the wife or widow of a king
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Seeing the Taj Mahal would have been 'like seeing just any other building' had it not been for the love story of Mughal emperor Shah Jahan and his empress consort Mumtaz.
A monument inside the Sennyu-ji Temple is dedicated to Sei Shonagon, the author of Pillow Book, about her time as a court lady to Empress Consort Teishi in the early eleventh century.