Definition of Queen's colour in English:

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Queen's colour


(In the UK) a silk union flag carried by a particular regiment along with its regimental colour.
Example sentences
  • The Queen's Colour is a reminder to all ranks of their loyalty and duty to their Sovereign and their country.
  • However, the Queen's Colour is only paraded on certain occasions.
  • The Trooping of the Queen's Colour is held on the Saturday of the Queen's Birthday long weekend in June each year

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