democrat


democrat
democrat [dem′ə krat΄]
n.
[Fr démocrate < démocratie: see DEMOCRACY]
1. a person who believes in and upholds government by the people; advocate of rule by the majority
2. a person who believes in and practices the principle of equality of rights, opportunity, and treatment
3. [D-] a member of the Democratic Party

English World dictionary. . 2014.