Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “sociopolitical”


adjective (also socio-political)     /ˌsəʊsiəʊpəˈlɪtɪkəl/ POLITICS
used to describe the differences between groups of people relating to their political beliefs, social class, etc.: sociopolitical pressures
(Definition of sociopolitical adjective from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Focus on the pronunciation of sociopolitical

Word of the Day

well in (with)

to have a good relationship with someone in which they like you and from which you get an advantage

Word of the Day


Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More