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1. 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)

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  • aristocracy
  • bureaucracy
  • hypocrisy
  • theocracy
  • autocracy

2. 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)

3. 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)

4. social

adjective. ['ˈsoʊʃəl'] relating to human society and its members.

Antonyms

  • unfriendliness

Etymology

  • social (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • socialis (Latin)

5. social

adjective. ['ˈsoʊʃəl'] living together or enjoying life in communities or organized groups.

Synonyms

  • gregarious
  • multiethnic
  • friendly
  • cultural
  • ethnic
  • sociable
  • sociality
  • interpersonal
  • ethnical

Antonyms

  • unsocial
  • unfriendly
  • unsociable
  • inhospitable

Etymology

  • social (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • socialis (Latin)

6. social

adjective. ['ˈsoʊʃəl'] composed of sociable people or formed for the purpose of sociability.

Antonyms

  • hostile

Etymology

  • social (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • socialis (Latin)

7. social

noun. ['ˈsoʊʃəl'] a party of people assembled to promote sociability and communal activity.

Synonyms

  • mixer
  • sociable

Antonyms

  • introversive
  • ambiversive
  • unsociability

Etymology

  • social (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • socialis (Latin)

8. social

adjective. ['ˈsoʊʃəl'] marked by friendly companionship with others.

Antonyms

  • ungracious

Etymology

  • social (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • socialis (Latin)

9. social

adjective. ['ˈsoʊʃəl'] tending to move or live together in groups or colonies of the same kind.

Antonyms

  • uncongenial

Etymology

  • social (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • socialis (Latin)
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