noun, plural de·moc·ra·cies.
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Origin of democracy
OTHER WORDS FROM democracyan·ti·de·moc·ra·cy, noun, plural an·ti·de·moc·ra·cies, adjectivenon·de·moc·ra·cy, noun, plural non·de·moc·ra·cies.pre·de·moc·ra·cy, noun, plural pre·de·moc·ra·cies.pro·de·moc·ra·cy, adjective
Words nearby democracy
Example sentences from the Web for pro-democracy
The past two months have been a war of attrition between the Hong Kong government and pro-democracy protestors.
Pro-democracy activists believe the situation is much worse.
Hackers who were probably working for the Chinese government attacked Hong Kong pro-democracy websites.
Pro-democracy demonstrators put their middle fingers up in the air as they walked by.
Pro-democracy activists estimate that some half a million citizens joined them in the largest local protest in over a decade.
British Dictionary definitions for pro-democracy
noun plural -cies
Word Origin for democracy
Cultural definitions for pro-democracy
A system of government in which power is vested in the people, who rule either directly or through freely elected representatives.