democrat

[dem-uh-krat]
noun
1.
an advocate of democracy.
2.
a person who believes in the political or social equality of all people.
3.
(initial capital letter) Politics.
a.
a member of the Democratic Party.
b.
a member of the Democratic-Republican Party.
4.
Also called democrat wagon. a high, lightweight, horse-drawn wagon, usually having two seats.

Origin:
1780–90; < French démocrate, back formation from démocratie democracy. See demo-, -crat

antidemocrat, noun
prodemocrat, adjective, noun
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Democrat

[dem-uhkrat]
noun
a mountain in central Colorado, in the Park Range of the Rocky Mountains. 14,148 feet (4315 meters).
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democrat (ˈdɛməˌkræt)
 
n
1.  an advocate of democracy; adherent of democratic principles
2.  a member or supporter of a democratic party or movement

Democrat (ˈdɛməˌkræt)
 
n
(in the US) a member or supporter of the Democratic Party
 
Demo'cratic
 
adj

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democrat
1790, "adherent of democracy," with reference to France; revived in U.S. politics 1798, with a capital D.
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Democrat definition


A member of the Democratic party.

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In his cabinet the social democrats also took on responsibility.
The disagreement over the power act led to the social democrats leaving the
  senate.
Mad always satirized democrats as mercilessly as it did republicans.
The final vote was generally along party lines, with no democrats voting guilty.
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