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democratnoun [C]

 us   /ˈdem·əˌkræt/
politics & government a ​person who ​supports or ​believes in ​government by the ​people or ​theirrepresentatives
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democratnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈdem.ə.kræt/
a ​person who ​believes in ​democracy

Democratnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈdem.ə.kræt/ (written abbreviation Dem.)
in the US, a ​member or ​supporter of the Democratic Party
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democratnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈdeməkræt/ POLITICS
a ​person who believes in and ​supports the ​principles of democracy
Democrat a ​member or supporter of the ​Democratic Party in the US: Democrats traditionally ​supporthighertaxes, mostly levied against the ​wealthiersegments of ​society.
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Translations of “democrat”
in Arabic ديمُقراطي…
in Korean 민주주의자…
in Portuguese democrata…
in Catalan demòcrata…
in Japanese 民主主義者…
in Chinese (Simplified) 民主主义者,民主派…
in Turkish demokrat…
in Russian демократ…
in Chinese (Traditional) 民主主義者,民主派…
in Italian democratico…
in Polish demokrata…
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