1. Pertaining to democracy; favoring democracy, or constructed upon the principle of government by the people.
2. belonging to or relating to the Democratic party, the political party so called.
3. Befitting the common people; -- opposed to aristocratic.
The Democratic party, the name of one of the chief political parties in the United States.
Note: Presidents of the United States who belonged to the Democratic party in the twentieth century were Woodrow Wilson, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Harry Truman, John F. Kennedy, Lyndon B. Johnson, Jimmy Carter, and Bill Clinton.
adj 1: characterized by or advocating or based upon the principles
of democracy or social equality; "democratic
government"; "a democratic country"; "a democratic
scorn for bloated dukes and lords"- George du Maurier
2: belong to or relating to the Democratic Party; "Democratic
3: representing or appealing to or adapted for the benefit of
the people at large; "democratic art forms"; "a democratic
or popular movement"; "popular thought"; "popular
science"; "popular fiction" [syn: popular]