What does Regime mean?

Definitions for Regimerəˈʒim, reɪ-

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Regime.

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)


  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

  3. Origin: [F. See Regimen.]


  1. Regime

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

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Régime

    rā-zhēm′, n. mode of ruling one's diet: form of government: administration.—Ancien régime, the political system that prevailed in France before the Revolution of 1789. [Fr.,—L. regimenregĕre, to rule.]

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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 for Regime »

  1. emigre, émigré


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Regime in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Regime in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Maryam Rajavi:

    Regime change is within reach.

  2. John Delury:

    Regime change is spy novel stuff.

  3. The EU:

    He has close ties to the Syrian regime.

  4. T. R. Samuel:

    Heaven or hell, same regime just different Dictator.

  5. Romania Prosecutor Denisa Cristodor:

    It was a regime of physical and mental extermination.

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