Definition of privy chamber in English:

privy chamber

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noun

A private apartment in a royal residence.
More example sentences
  • She curtsied and laid her fingers gently against the ruffled cuff of his sleeve, walking gracefully beside him as they left his privy chambers for the private residence.
  • This was certainly good food by Tudor standards but it paled compared to the sumptuous meals served to the more senior courtiers, such as the gentlemen of the privy chamber.
  • He served Charles I as one of his privy chamber and acted as vice-chamberlain to his son Charles, Prince of Wales.

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