Prince Consort – The husband of a reigning queen
(Pronounced prins kon-sort)
To remember the definition of the word prince consort, use the following mnemonic:
The Prince enjoyed being conveyed to the resort (consort) in a golden carriage now that he has become the Queen's husband.
Examples of prince consort in a sentence
Even though the final decision was hers, the queen liked to get the opinion of the prince consort on important matters.
The evil prince consort plotted to kill the queen so he could become King.
The prince consort had only married the queen for status and power.