prince regent


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prince regent

n. pl. prince regents or princes regent
A prince who rules during the minority, absence, or incapacity of a sovereign.

prince regent

n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a prince who acts as regent during the minority, disability, or absence of the legal sovereign

Prince Regent

n
(Biography) George IV as regent of Great Britain and Ireland during the insanity of his father (1811–20)
Translations

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prince regent

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References in classic literature ?
Turveydrop had him christened Prince in remembrance of the Prince Regent. Old Mr.
It may not be for me to say that I have been called, for some years now, Gentleman Turveydrop, or that his Royal Highness the Prince Regent did me the honour to inquire, on my removing my hat as he drove out of the Pavilion at Brighton (that fine building), 'Who is he?
And though he belonged to the household troops, who, as it was their duty to rally round the Prince Regent, had not shown their valour in foreign service yet, Rawdon Crawley had already (apropos of play, of which he was immoderately fond) fought three bloody duels, in which he gave ample proofs of his contempt for death.
What of the second Lord Beckenham, the companion of the Prince Regent in his wildest days, and one of the witnesses at the secret marriage with Mrs.
The Prince Regent was proud of his legs, and so was Daniel Lambert, who was also a fat man; HE was proud of his legs.
However, there have been rumors that she might make Prince Charles prince regent when she turns 95 so she can finally slow down on her royal duties and enjoy her final years.
There have been talks in the past that Queen Elizabeth II would make Prince Charles a prince regent that will make the Prince of Wales a "king in all but name." An insider supported the claim by describing the changes within the members of the Firm.
The Regency Rooms on Prince Regent Street was formerly Rehab, Cinzano's and Bianco's and Peppermint Park in years gone by.
1811: The Prince of Wales became Prince Regent on the established insanity of George III.
The incident at Dr Inks in Stockton sparked a large emergency services response and saw the Regency West Mall, an arcade housing several micropubs off Prince Regent Street, evacuated and cordoned off.
VVALL mixed up Rearrange the letters to reveal the the name of a winner at last year's Cheltenham Festival Prince Regent Spy (10,5) VVALL answers on page 9 Compiled by Steve Dennis and Bryan Pugh

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