What does Republican mean?

Definitions for Republican
rɪˈpʌb lɪ kənRepub·li·can

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Republican(noun)

    a member of the Republican Party

  2. republican(noun)

    an advocate of a republic (usually in opposition to a monarchy)

  3. Republican, Republican River(adj)

    a tributary of the Kansas River that flows from eastern Colorado eastward through Nebraska and Kansas

  4. republican(adj)

    relating to or belonging to the Republican Party

    "a Republican senator"; "Republican party politics"

  5. republican(adj)

    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

Wiktionary

  1. republican(Noun)

    Someone who favors a republic as a form of government.

  2. republican(Adjective)

    Advocating or supporting a republic as a form of government.

  3. republican(Adjective)

    Of or belonging to a republic.

  4. Republican(ProperNoun)

    An Irish nationalist; a proponent of a united Ireland.

  5. Republican(ProperNoun)

    A supporter of the government or left-wing side in the Spanish Civil War.

  6. Republican(ProperNoun)

    A member or supporter of the Republican Party of the United States

Webster Dictionary

  1. Republican(adj)

    of or pertaining to a republic

    Etymology: [F. rpublicain.]

  2. Republican(adj)

    consonant with the principles of a republic; as, republican sentiments or opinions; republican manners

    Etymology: [F. rpublicain.]

  3. Republican(noun)

    one who favors or prefers a republican form of government

    Etymology: [F. rpublicain.]

  4. Republican(noun)

    a member of the Republican party

    Etymology: [F. rpublicain.]

  5. Republican(noun)

    the American cliff swallow. The cliff swallows build their nests side by side, many together

    Etymology: [F. rpublicain.]

  6. Republican(noun)

    a South African weaver bird (Philetaerus socius). These weaver birds build many nests together, under a large rooflike shelter, which they make of straw

    Etymology: [F. rpublicain.]

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Republican' in Nouns Frequency: #2102

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How to say Republican in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Republican in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Republican in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of Republican in a Sentence

  1. Steve Bannon:

    The Republican college-educated woman is done, they're gone. They were going anyway at some point in time. Trump triggers them.

  2. Hillary Clinton:

    I'm very disappointed in those comments and I feel very bad and very disappointed with him and with the Republican Party for not responding immediately and saying, 'Enough, stop it,'.

  3. Greg Raths:

    We can't take Orange County for granted, and I think for years we did that : The Republicans would come out and vote and keep it Republican, but we've got our work cut out for us. ... I think it's going to be a tough, close race.

  4. Republican Trump:

    The Republicans have to get tougher and fight. We have some that are great fighters, but they have to get tougher and fight, because the Democrats are trying to hurt the Republican Party before the election.

  5. Lindsey Graham:

    I'm not going to leave the Republican Party, i'm going to grow it. We're not going to be the party of angry white guys.

Images & Illustrations of Republican

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