Mistress of the Robes

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Mistress of the Robes

n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (in Britain) a lady of high rank in charge of the Queen's wardrobe
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Fully-fledged Women of the Bedchamber are not to be confused with Ladies of the Bedchamber or Mistresses of the Robes. They sort out the monarch's personal life and, according to Palace bumph, "do shopping and make inquiries about people who are ill".