Translation of democracy in Spanish:

democracy

Pronunciation: /dɪˈmɑːkrəsi; dɪˈmɒkrəsi/

n (pl -cies)

[Pol]
  • 1.1 u (system) democracia (f)
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    • The British system of representative democracy has always abhorred referendums on moral issues.
    • People asserted themselves to save democracy and the parliamentary system was restored.
    • This is their chance to breathe new life into our system of Parliamentary democracy.
    1.2 c (democratic state) democracia (f) we live in a democracy vivimos en una democracia
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    • So will our government work with other democracies to dismantle the tax havens?
    • The House of Commons sits for more days and more hours than any other legislature in the large democracies.
    • There can be and have been intolerant democracies and reasonably tolerant autocracies.

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Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.