Antonyms

1. parliamentary

adjective. ['ˌpɑːrləˈmɛntɝi'] having the supreme legislative power resting with a body of cabinet ministers chosen from and responsible to the legislature or parliament.

Antonyms

  • appointive

Featured Games

Words that Rhyme with Parliamentary Democracy

  • aristocracy
  • bureaucracy
  • hypocrisy
  • theocracy
  • autocracy

Example sentences of the word parliamentary-democracy


1. Noun Phrase
Like parliamentary democracy, presidentialism is a form of representative, rather than direct, government.

2. Noun Phrase
Today, parliamentary democracy is the most common form of democracy among nations.

3. Noun Phrase
The Bahamas remains part of the British Commonwealth, and is governed as a constitutional parliamentary democracy.

4. Noun Phrase
Hungary's government is a parliamentary democracy with elections and executive, legislative and judicial branches.

2. parliamentary

adjective. ['ˌpɑːrləˈmɛntɝi'] in accord with rules and customs of a legislative or deliberative assembly.

Antonyms

  • uncommon

3. democracy

noun. ['dɪˈmɑːkrəsi'] the political orientation of those who favor government by the people or by their elected representatives.

Synonyms

  • political theory
  • political orientation

Antonyms

  • monism
  • internationalism
  • hawkishness

Etymology

  • -cracy (English)
  • demo- (English)
  • δῆμος (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
  • democratie (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • democratia (Latin)

4. democracy

noun. ['dɪˈmɑːkrəsi'] a political system in which the supreme power lies in a body of citizens who can elect people to represent them.

Synonyms

  • parliamentary democracy
  • republic
  • Weimar Republic
  • form of government
  • commonwealth

Antonyms

  • dovishness
  • liberal

Etymology

  • -cracy (English)
  • demo- (English)
  • δῆμος (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
  • democratie (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • democratia (Latin)

5. democracy

noun. ['dɪˈmɑːkrəsi'] the doctrine that the numerical majority of an organized group can make decisions binding on the whole group.

Synonyms

  • majority rule
  • ism
  • school of thought
  • doctrine
  • philosophical system

Antonyms

  • formalism
  • nationalism
  • pluralism
  • unbelief

Etymology

  • -cracy (English)
  • demo- (English)
  • δῆμος (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
  • democratie (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • democratia (Latin)
Synonym.com