Entry from British & World English dictionary
A toast proposed and drunk to the sovereign of one’s country.
- An excellent repast, provided by host Wemyss, was served, and at its conclusion, the loyal toast, proposed from the chair, was honoured.
- Grace was said by Canon Christopher Brown and the loyal toast proposed by Robert Foubister, president of the Trowbridge Lions Club.
- Sir Gordon Linacre, President of Yorkshire Post Newspapers, proposed the loyal toast.
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