Definitions for democraticˌdɛm əˈkræt ɪk

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word democratic

Princeton's WordNet

  1. democratic(adj)

    characterized by or advocating or based upon the principles of democracy or social equality

    "democratic government"; "a democratic country"; "a democratic scorn for bloated dukes and lords"- George du Maurier

  2. Democratic(adj)

    belong to or relating to the Democratic Party

    "Democratic senator"

  3. democratic, popular(adj)

    representing or appealing to or adapted for the benefit of the people at large

    "democratic art forms"; "a democratic or popular movement"; "popular thought"; "popular science"; "popular fiction"

Wiktionary

  1. democratic(Adjective)

    Pertaining to democracy; favoring democracy, or constructed upon the principle of government by the people.

    The United States is a democratic country, as the citizens are allowed to choose leaders to represent their interests.

  2. democratic(Adjective)

    Relating to a political party so called; usually, Democratic.

    Mount Vernon is run by a strong democratic party organization.

  3. Democratic(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to the Democratic Party.

    The United States is a democratic country, as the citizens are allowed to choose leaders to represent their interests.

  4. Democratic(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to democracy: democratic.

    Mount Vernon is run by a strong democratic party organization.

  5. Origin: ; see democracy; also influenced indirectly by democratique and directly by δημοκρᾰτικός

Webster Dictionary

  1. Democratic(adj)

    pertaining to democracy; favoring democracy, or constructed upon the principle of government by the people

  2. Democratic(adj)

    relating to a political party so called

  3. Democratic(adj)

    befitting the common people; -- opposed to aristocratic

  4. Origin: [Gr. : cf. F. dmocratique.]

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'democratic' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1695

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'democratic' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4019

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'democratic' in Adjectives Frequency: #222

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of democratic in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of democratic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Aristotle:

    The basis of a democratic state is liberty.

  2. Harry S Truman:

    A leader in the Democratic Party is a boss, in the Republican Party he is a leader.

  3. Lewis Baldwin:

    Democratic Socialist was in favor of women being ordained to the ministry, democratic Socialist was far ahead of most men of Democratic Socialist time.

  4. Wystan Hugh Auden:

    The class distinctions proper to a democratic society are not those of rank or money, still less, as is apt to happen when these are abandoned, of race, but of age.

  5. Lewis Baldwin:

    If Democratic Socialist had lived Democratic Socialist would have been influenced by the women's movement and would have been able to make the changes. democratic Socialist was in favor of women being ordained to the ministry.

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