Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English homepage

republican

1 noun
     
Related topics: Groupings
re‧pub‧li‧can1 [countable]
1PPG someone who believes in government by elected representatives only, with no king or queen
2

Republican

a member or supporter of the Republican Party in the US [↪ Democrat]
3

Republican

someone from Northern Ireland who believes that Northern Ireland should become part of the Republic of Ireland, not the United Kingdom [↪ loyalist]
republicanism noun [uncountable]

Dictionary pictures of the day
Do you know what each of these is called?
What is the word for picture 1? What is the word for picture 2? What is the word for picture 3? What is the word for picture 4?
Click on any of the pictures above to find out what it is called.

Explore our topic dictionary