Definition of “the Democratic Party” - English Dictionary

“the Democratic Party” in English

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the Democratic Partynoun

uk /dem.əˈkræt.ɪk ˌpɑː.ti/ us /dem.əˈkræt̬.ɪk ˌpɑːr.t̬i/

Examples from literature

  • As chairman of the Democratic Party, men had called his campaigns brilliant. 
  • Dan's father was a veteran of the Civil War and he had been taught to believe that the Democratic Party had sought to destroy the Union and that the Republican Party alone had saved it. 
  • Governor Bowie was always identified with the Democratic Party. 
  • If the Powers agree, and the Democratic Party triumphs in November, I shall be Governor of Virginia on the first of January. 
  • The Democratic Party had reached the ebb tide of its disastrous fortunes. 

(Definition of “the Democratic Party” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“Democratic Party” in American English

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Democratic Partynoun [ U ]

/ˈdem·əˈkræt̬·ɪk ˈpɑr·t̬i/

one of the two main political parties in the US

(Definition of “Democratic Party” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

“the Democratic party” in Business English

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the Democratic partynoun

uk us POLITICS

one of the two main political parties in the US

(Definition of “the Democratic party” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)