Synonyms and Antonyms for banana-republic

1. banana republic (n.)

a small country (especially in Central America) that is politically unstable and whose economy is dominated by foreign companies and depends on one export (such as bananas)

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2. republic (n.)

a political system in which the supreme power lies in a body of citizens who can elect people to represent them


3. republic (n.)

a form of government whose head of state is not a monarch


4. banana (n.)

any of several tropical and subtropical treelike herbs of the genus Musa having a terminal crown of large entire leaves and usually bearing hanging clusters of elongated fruits


5. banana (n.)

elongated crescent-shaped yellow fruit with soft sweet flesh