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. Carrie Severino:

    Thirty years ago, a different Republican Senate rejected Senator Sessions’ nomination to a federal judgeship. In doing so, that Senate affirmed that there can be no compromise with racism; no negotiation with hate. Today, a new Republican Senate must decide whether self-interest and political cowardice will prevent them from once again doing what is right.

  2. John Wittman:

    Robert Morrow in no way speaks for the Republican Party or its values. He cannot adequately represent the Travis County GOP.

  3. Dick Durbin:

    If four Republican senators step up, it can make a big difference.

  4. John Kasich:

    Could the Republican Party be more shaped on the basis of what I think if I am picked as president? Absolutely. The Republican Party would absolutely change.

  5. Adam Schiff:

    We wanted to get the phone records to determine, was Donald Trump talking to his son about this meeting, it's an obvious investigative step, but one North Carolina Republican were unwilling to take because they were afraid of where the evidence might lead.

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