Definitions

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a former political party in the US; formed in 1948 by Southern Democrats opposed to the candidacy of Harry S. Truman.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a former political party in the United States; formed in 1948 by Democrats from southern states in order to oppose to the candidacy of Harry S Truman

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.