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Princeton's WordNet

  1. political system, form of government(noun)

    the members of a social organization who are in power


  1. political system(Noun)

    A complete set of institutions, political organizations, interest groups (such as political parties, trade unions, lobby groups), the relationships between those institutions and the political norms and rules that govern their functions (constitution, election law).

  2. political system(Noun)

    A system composed of the members of a social organization (group) who are in power.


  1. Political system

    A political system is a system of politics and government. It is usually compared to the legal system, economic system, cultural system, and other social systems. However, this is a very simplified view of a much more complex system of categories involving the views: who should have authority, how religious questions should be handled, and what the government's influence on its people and economy should be.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. House Speaker John Boehner:

    We live in an imperfect political system.

  2. Mark B. Cohen:

    Nothing can so alienate a voter from the political system as backing a winning candidate.

  3. Anais Nin:

    When we blindly adopt a religion, a political system, a literary dogma, we become automatons. We cease to grow.

  4. De Jesus:

    Many evangelicals are still vetting, it ’s too early. … But hope is in the kingdom of God, not in the political system.

  5. Nihar Nayak:

    The earthquake will bring negotiations to a standstill, reconstruction can only be more difficult with a broken political system.

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