Definitions for Regimerəˈʒim, reɪ-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

re•gimerəˈʒim, reɪ-(n.)

or ré•gime

  1. a system of rule or government.

    Category: Government

  2. a ruling system.

    Category: Government

  3. a government in power.

    Category: Government

  4. the period during which a particular ruling system is in power.

    Category: Government

  5. Category: Medicine

    Ref: regimen (def. 1). 1

Origin of regime:

1770–80; < F régime < L regimenregimen

Princeton's WordNet

  1. government, authorities, regime(noun)

    the organization that is the governing authority of a political unit

    "the government reduced taxes"; "the matter was referred to higher authorities"

  2. regimen, regime(noun)

    (medicine) a systematic plan for therapy (often including diet)

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. regime(noun)əˈʒim, reɪ-

    a system of government or management

    big changes under the new regime; a communist regime


  1. regime(Noun)

    Mode of rule or management

  2. regime(Noun)

    A form of government, or the government in power (as in a socialist regime)

  3. regime(Noun)

    A period of rule

  4. regime(Noun)

    A regulated system; a regimen

  5. regime(Noun)

    A set of characteristics

    A typical annual water level regime would include a gradual summer drawdown beginning in early May.

  6. Origin: From régime, from regimen

Webster Dictionary

  1. Regime(noun)

    mode or system of rule or management; character of government, or of the prevailing social system

  2. Regime(noun)

    the condition of a river with respect to the rate of its flow, as measured by the volume of water passing different cross sections in a given time, uniform regime being the condition when the flow is equal and uniform at all the cross sections


  1. Regime

    The word regime refers to a set of conditions, most often of a political nature.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Regime' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2850

  2. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Regime' in Nouns Frequency: #1087

Anagrams of Regime

  1. emigre, émigré

Translations for Regime

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


a (system of) government

a Communist r; égime.

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