Usage examples for regal

  1. He seated himself and once more from every throat went up the regal salutation that was the king's alone, of- " Life! – Moon of Israel by H. Rider Haggard
  2. They were staying at the Vice- Regal Lodge and were very happy in that gathering of the Catholic world brought about by the Congress. – Gilbert Keith Chesterton by Maisie Ward
  3. She is regal to- night, that goes without saying. – Floyd Grandon's Honor by Amanda Minnie Douglas
  4. On her forehead shone The lunar horns, and yellow wheat them bound In golden radiance, with a regal crown. – The Metamorphoses of Publius Ovidus Naso in English blank verse Vols. I & II by Ovid
  5. In the car business you certainly brought his majesty down to the prose of common life, and I don't wonder the regal bird refused to eat thereafter. – Nature's Serial Story by E. P. Roe
  6. Barbara accepted them with an almost regal poise the while she interested herself seriously in none, and that pleased Emma. – The Lost Wagon by James Arthur Kjelgaard
  7. This her desire, that Cadmus' regal house Perish'd should sink; and Athamas, fierce urg'd By madness should some dreadful vengeance claim. – The Metamorphoses of Publius Ovidus Naso in English blank verse Vols. I & II by Ovid
  8. After a long and destructive civil war the former was victorious; and thus was that flourishing kingdom left a prey to regal dissensions and to the few soldiers of Pizarro, who happened at that juncture to make a descent upon the coast. – The Columbiad by Joel Barlow
  9. Madame was large and superb and young, smooth faced, brown haired, regal in manner. – The Story Of Julia Page Works of Kathleen Norris, Volume V. by Kathleen Norris
  10. Quietly, with that regal bearing that was so supremely her own, she drew near. – The Obstacle Race by Ethel M. Dell
  11. " What pity," said he, " that the rightful owner of his truly regal dwelling does not act as becomes his blood! – The Scottish Chiefs by Jane Porter
  12. Elaborate provision is made for the exercise of regal authority in the event of the minority or the incapacity of the sovereign. – The Governments of Europe by Frederic Austin Ogg
  13. He closed his eyes, picturing the great stallion as he had first seen him, standing there on a little rim- rock protecting his band of mares, watching with regal scorn the approach of his adversary. – "I Conquered" by Harold Titus
  14. In suffering, labor, strife, we saw thee stand With lips that would not moan, While shone thy regal brow and eyes with grand Aspirings all thine own. – The Shirley Letters from California Mines in 1851-52 by Louise Amelia Knapp Smith Clappe
  15. I found Maria alone and sitting in state before the fire- which I believe was always in the kitchen a regal one. – Daisy by Elizabeth Wetherell
  16. Then came the Roquefort, a regal cheese we voted the best buy of the lot, even though it was the most expensive. – The Complete Book of Cheese by Robert Carlton Brown
  17. They are not quite birds, because their heads retain the human shape; but whatever form they may bear, their natures are sweet and innocent and I deem them worthy to associate for a brief time with your splendid and regal race. – Policeman Bluejay by L. Frank Baum
  18. In time the vice- regal court at Quebec will rule an empire greater than that of France itself. – The Hunters of the Hills by Joseph Altsheler
  19. The door opened and a beautiful woman stood before me clad in most regal garments, robust of figure, yet extremely pale. – The Enchanted Typewriter by John Kendrick Bangs