What does democratic mean?

democratic in AZ Dictionary

(a) Of, characterized by, or advocating democracy: democratic federal government; a democratic union.
(a) Of or for the folks as a whole; preferred: a democratic action; democratic art forms.
(a) Believing in or exercising personal equivalence: "a suitable democratic scorn for bloated dukes and lords” ( George du Maurier).
with respect to or characteristic of democracy as a principle of federal government.
[cap. or lowercase] In U.S. politics, of, with respect to, or feature of the Democratic celebration; becoming a supporter of the Democratic celebration: because, a Democratic magazine; the Democratic system; a Democratic convention.
related to or characteristic of democracy as a social principle; keeping or manifesting equal natural legal rights and privileges; hence, free from required inequality or servility; becoming on a common degree: opposed to aristocratic: as, a democratic community or assemblage; democratic ways.

democratic in Community Dictionary

1- Of or regarding a democracy.2- Just who or that supports the fact everybody else needs equal liberties and opportunities. by Hortencia DaileyReport definition

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