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

Similar word(s): antiauthoritarian, classless, egalitarian, parliamentary, participatory, popular, representative, republican, elected, elective

2. belong to or relating to the Democratic Party

- Democratic senator

3. representing or appealing to or adapted for the benefit of the people at large

- democratic art forms

- a democratic or popular movement

Similar word(s): common, popular

Sentences with democratic as an adjective:

- The United States is a democratic country, as the citizens are allowed to choose leaders to represent their interests.

- Mount Vernon is run by a strong democratic party organization.