What does democratic mean?

Definitions for democratic
ˌdɛm əˈkræt ɪkdemo·crat·ic

Here are all the 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.

    Etymology: ; see democracy; also influenced indirectly by democratique and directly by δημοκρᾰτικός

  2. democratic(Adjective)

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

    Mount Vernon is run by a strong democratic party organization.

    Etymology: ; see democracy; also influenced indirectly by democratique and directly by δημοκρᾰτικός

  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.

    Etymology: ; see democracy; also influenced indirectly by democratique and directly by δημοκρᾰτικός

  4. Democratic(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to democracy: democratic.

    Mount Vernon is run by a strong democratic party organization.

    Etymology: ; 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

    Etymology: [Gr. : cf. F. dmocratique.]

  2. Democratic(adj)

    relating to a political party so called

    Etymology: [Gr. : cf. F. dmocratique.]

  3. Democratic(adj)

    befitting the common people; -- opposed to aristocratic

    Etymology: [Gr. : cf. F. dmocratique.]

Editors Contribution

  1. democratic

    Empowerment to the people using democracy.

    It is just and fair for governments to have democratic processes and procedures, structures and systems.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 28, 2020  

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

How to pronounce democratic?

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How to say democratic in sign language?

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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

Examples of democratic in a Sentence

  1. Carly Fiorina:

    Women are now 53% of voters, as I like to tell some of my Democratic friends who continue to talk about the war on women, we are not a special interest group -- we are the majority of the nation.

  2. Joe Kennedy:

    I believe we are at a pivotal moment in our nation for the Democratic Party, for our future, i think a United States Senator can do something about United States. And I think that Ed Markey has not given us enough.

  3. Ilhan Omar:

    As soon as the election wasover ... we have seen the pundits and some of the leaders within the Democratic Party, oreven some of our colleagues,who are freshmen, talk about us getting back to basics -- saying you know,the squad -- Alex[andria Ocasio-Cortez], Ilhan, Rashida [Tlaib], all of you have to stop talking about everything you talk about, because we need to get back to basics.

  4. Joel Payne:

    Stacey Abrams is the face that the Democratic Party would like to project ... That's where the energy in the party lies: youth and diversity.

  5. Amy McGrath:

    The Democratic national party didn't really want me, if you haven't noticed, the cool thing about that is, I don't owe them anything. I just owe you guys.

Images & Illustrations of democratic

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