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Definitions from Wordnet 2.0

  • a family of similar musical instrument playing together
  • the husband or wife of a reigning monarch
  • keep company; "the heifers run with the bulls ot produce offspring"
  • keep company with; hang out with; "He associates with strange people"; "She affiliates with her colleagues"
  • go together; "The colors don''t harmonize"; "Their ideas concorded"

Definitions from Wiktionary

  • the husband or wife of a reigning monarch ,
  • a family of similar musical instrument playing together

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Consort'

  • Consort: "Royal consort" redirects here. For the ship, see PS Royal Consort (1844). Consort may refer to: Queen consort, wife of a reigning king Prince consort, husband
  • Queen consort: A queen consort is the wife of a reigning king (or an empress consort in the case of an emperor). In Brunei, the wife of the Sultan is known as a Raja
  • Consort of instruments: Music Consort of London Gaia Consort The Harp Consort The Julian Bream Consort The King's Consort Leonhardt-Consort Locke Brass Consort Marginal Consort Matteson-Phillips
  • King consort: A king consort (also Emperor consort) is an alternative title to the more usual "prince consort" – which is a position given in some monarchies to the
  • Princess consort: Princess consort is an official title or an informal designation normally accorded to the wife of a sovereign prince. The title may be used for the wife
  • List of Majorcan consorts: Castilian consorts List of Asturian consorts List of Leonese consorts List of Galician consorts List of Navarrese consorts List of Spanish consorts Lady of
  • List of Swedish consorts: of Swedish queens consort and spouses of Swedish monarchs and regents. The list covers a large time span and the role of a consort has changed much over
  • Prince consort: A prince consort is the husband of a queen regnant who is not himself a king in his own right. In recognition of his status, a prince consort may be given
  • List of English consorts: See also: List of English monarchs The English royal consorts were the spouses of the reigning monarchs of the Kingdom of England who were not themselves

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