noun 1. a state in which the supreme power rests in the body of citizens entitled to vote and is exercised by representatives chosen directly or indirectly by them. 2. any body of persons viewed as a commonwealth. 3. a state in which the head of government is not a monarch or other hereditary head […]
[ri-puhb-li-kuh-nahyz] /rɪˈpʌb lɪ kəˌnaɪz/ verb (used with object), republicanized, republicanizing. 1. to make republican. republicanize /rɪˈpʌblɪkəˌnaɪz/ verb 1. (transitive) to make republican
noun 1. one of the two major political parties in the U.S.: originated 1854–56. 2. U.S. History. Democratic-Republican Party. Republican Party noun 1. the more conservative of the two major political parties in the US: established around 1854 Compare Democratic Party 2. any of a number of political parties in other countries, usually so named […]
noun 1. a river flowing E from E Colorado through Nebraska and Kansas into the Kansas River. 422 miles (680 km) long.