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Republicans and Republicanism

the GOP

the Grand Old Party: the Republican Party in the US

R

abbreviation

Republican

Rep.

abbreviation

Republican

republican

noun

someone who supports the idea of a republic as a system of government

republican

adjective

relating to a system of government with a president and representatives elected by the people

republican

adjective

supporting this system of government

Republican

noun

someone who supports the US Republican Party

the Republican Party

noun

one of the two main political parties in the US, whose members tend to have conservative views. The other main party in US politics is the Democratic Party.

RINO

noun

Republican in name only: in the US, a member of the Republican party whose political views are considered insufficiently conservative by other Republicans

Republican

adjective

republicanism

noun

Republicanism

noun

food rave

a very large party where people eat, sell or share many different types of food, usually held outside or in a large public building

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clapped-out

old and in bad condition, or no longer effective

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dead white (European) male

a man … whose achievements may have been overestimated because he belonged to the gender and ethnic group … that was dominant at the time

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