Definition of party political in English:

party political

adjective

British
  • Relating to or involved in party politics.

    ‘thinly disguised party political propaganda’
    • ‘We need to draw in people in communities, but not on a party political basis.’
    • ‘Each mayor is more interested in the day-to-day issues that concern people than the petty irrelevances of party political meetings.’
    • ‘He conveniently forgets that attitudes to the development did not divide on party political lines.’
    • ‘This group cuts across traditional party political lines on independence and comprises some of the most radicalised sections of the working class.’
    • ‘There were members on that committee who certainly had personal agendas, but no particular party had a party political agenda.’
    • ‘He said he did not want to get involved in ‘typical party political issues’ now.’
    • ‘I do not want to be party political about it, but it was undertaken under a previous Government that was also gaining experience at the time.’
    • ‘If you don't like what councillors are doing in your name and party political dogma, then why not do something about it?’
    • ‘It affects everybody in this country, and it is up to all of us to put our party political differences aside and actually start doing something about it.’
    • ‘The demise of party political groupings in favour of independent people who are prepared to examine issues at face value would be an added bonus.’
    • ‘We think that people's insurance will be invalid, and that is not something that one wants to take party political advantage from.’
    • ‘It is not a party political convention or conference.’
    • ‘These are not party political issues - these are questions of local government finance and of proper community planning.’
    • ‘How have the spin doctors employed by government to spread party political propaganda been an asset to the education of the people of St Lucia?’
    • ‘In contrast to cabinet governments, the college is never united by shared party political, national, or ideological affinities.’
    • ‘But he believes the party political nature of the local council has stopped it tackling problems effectively.’
    • ‘It turns out that the principle he was affirming wasn't against Government funding of party political ads.’
    • ‘This geographical division of party political strength is a reflection of the socio-economic composition of the population.’
    • ‘Our amendments will get rid of party political appointments to the Electoral Commission.’
    • ‘We have the right, if not the obligation, to build a party political alternative, to occupy the ground which they have abandoned.’
    individual, group, separate, divided, special, personal, private, exclusive, local, provincial, regional, national, sectarian, factional, party, class, racial, partisan, partial, selfish
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Pronunciation

party political