♦♦1) ADJ: usu ADJ n A democratic country, government, or political system is governed by representatives who are elected by the people.
Bolivia returned to democratic rule in 1982, after a series of military governments.
...the country's first democratic elections.Derived words:democratically [[t]de̱məkræ̱tɪkli[/t]] ADV ADV adj, ADV with v
That June, Yeltsin became Russia's first democratically elected President.2) ADJ-GRADED Something that is democratic is based on the idea that everyone should have equal rights and should be involved in making important decisions.
Education is the basis of a democratic society...
He called for widespread changes to make the armed forces more democratic and less expensive.Syn:Derived words:democratically ADV-GRADED
This committee will enable decisions to be made democratically.3) ADJ: ADJ n Democratic is used in the titles of some political parties.
...the Social Democratic Party.
...the People's Democratic Party of Afghanistan...
Maxine Waters is a Democratic Congresswoman, representing South Central Los Angeles.
English dictionary. 2008.