Definitions

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  • Democrat In Name Only — a member of the US Democratic Party, whose views are more closely related to the Republican Party than the majority of the vocal Democrat political figures.
  • Developer In Name Only — a humorous term to describe a real estate development company or individual who is still active, but who does not have any developments underway due to a downturn in the market or in the economy in general.

Etymologies

From the construction of RINO, taking -INO attached to "D" for Democrat instead of "R" for Republican (Wiktionary)

Examples

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  • Democrat in name only.

    January 20, 2010