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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He also painted pendant half-length pastel portraits of the Habsburg-Lorraine couple, Maria Theresia, Queen of Hungary and Bohemia, and her husband, the newly-elected Holy Roman Emperor Franz 1 Stefan, both now in the Herzog Anton-Ulrich Museum, Braunschweig, and of the Empress-consort's mother, Elisabeth Christine, now in the Schlossmuseum, Weimar.