Regent - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈriːdʒənt|  American pronunciation of the word regent
Brit.  |ˈriːdʒ(ə)nt|  British pronunciation of the word regent

noun

- members of a governing board (syn: trustee)
- someone who rules during the absence or incapacity or minority of the country's monarch

adjective

- acting or functioning as a regent or ruler

Examples

The regent was busy in digesting the plan of compromise.

Word forms

noun
singular: regent
plural: regents
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