Definitions for Republicanrɪˈpʌb lɪ kən
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
re•pub•li•canrɪˈpʌb lɪ kən(adj.)
of, pertaining to, or of the nature of a republic.
favoring a republic.
fitting or appropriate for a citizen of a republic.
(cap.) of or pertaining to the Republican Party.
(n.)a person who favors a republican form of government.
(cap.) a member of the Republican Party.
Origin of republican:
1685–95; < F républicain, MF
a member of the Republican Party
an advocate of a republic (usually in opposition to a monarchy)
Republican, Republican River(adj)
a tributary of the Kansas River that flows from eastern Colorado eastward through Nebraska and Kansas
relating to or belonging to the Republican Party
"a Republican senator"; "Republican party politics"
having the supreme power lying in the body of citizens entitled to vote for officers and representatives responsible to them or characteristic of such government
"the United States shall guarantee to every state in this union a republican form of government"- United States Constitution; "a very republican notion"; "so little republican and so much aristocratic sentiment"- Philip Marsh; "our republican and artistic simplicity"-Nathaniel Hawthorne
Someone who favors a republic as a form of government.
Advocating or supporting a republic as a form of government.
Of or belonging to a republic.
An Irish nationalist; a proponent of a united Ireland.
A supporter of the government or left-wing side in the Spanish Civil War.
A member or supporter of the Republican Party of the United States
of or pertaining to a republic
consonant with the principles of a republic; as, republican sentiments or opinions; republican manners
one who favors or prefers a republican form of government
a member of the Republican party
the American cliff swallow. The cliff swallows build their nests side by side, many together
a South African weaver bird (Philetaerus socius). These weaver birds build many nests together, under a large rooflike shelter, which they make of straw
British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'Republican' in Nouns Frequency: #2102
Translations for Republican
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
of a republic
a republican form of government.
- republicanoPortuguese (BR)
- وابسته به نظام جمهوریFarsi
- respublikos, respublikinisLithuanian
- republikas-; republikānisksLatvian
- kerajaan republikMalay
- وابسته به نظام جمهوریPersian
- جمهوريت غوښتونكى، دجمهورى حكومت پرخواPashto
- republikanski; republiškiSlovenian
- cumhuriyete aitTurkish
- 共和國的Chinese (Trad.)
- cộng hòaVietnamese
- 共和国的Chinese (Simp.)
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