Definition of New Democrat in US English:

New Democrat

(also new Democrat)

noun

  • 1Canad. Polit. A member of the New Democratic Party.

  • 2US Politics. A Democrat who advocates or supports neo-liberal policies.

Origin

1960s; earliest use found in The Edmonton Journal. From new + democrat.

Pronunciation

New Democrat

/ˌnjuː ˈdɛməkrat/