Definition of party politics in English:

party politics

Line breaks: party pol¦it|ics


[also treated as singular]
  • Politics that relate to political parties rather than to the good of the general public: the executive would be headed by a president above party politics
    More example sentences
    • The idea of having cross-party cabinet members may in time serve to show that there is no room for party politics in local government.
    • The relative economic decline continued and the politicians and party politics were associated with failure.
    • He has no dream of a democracy that sometimes rises above shallow, petty party politics and actually does great things.

More definitions of party politics

Definition of party politics in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day kerf
Pronunciation: kərf
a slit made by cutting with a saw