Political

  • (adj): Involving or characteristic of politics or parties or politicians.
    Example: "Calling a meeting is a political act in itself"- Daniel Goleman; "political pressure"; "a political machine"; "political office"; "political policy"
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on political:

Ziaur Rahman - President of Bangladesh - Islam and Nationalism
... and Buddhist and were alienated by Zia's promotion of political Islam ... Development Commission in 1976, but resisted holding a political dialogue with the representatives of the hill tribes on the issue of autonomy and ... formation of Bangladesh Nationalist Party, Zia took initiative for formation of political institutes and sponsored workshops for the youth to get active political lessons on Bangladeshi ...
Types of Jokes - Subjects
... Political jokes are usually a form of satire ... concern politicians and heads of state, but may also cover the absurdities of a country's political situation ... A prominent example of political jokes would be political cartoons ...
Waiting For Godot - Interpretations - Political
... The pair (i.e ... Vladimir and Estragon) is often played with Irish accents, as in the Beckett on Film project ...
Joint Political Military Group
... agreement was set up between Israel and the United States regarding political, military and economic cooperation ... Part of the agreement was for a Joint Political Military Group (JPMG) as a high-level planning forum to discuss and implement combined planning, joint exercises, and ... Assistant Secretary of State for Political-Military Affairs ...
New Age - Reception - Academia
... written by Michael Barkun, professor emeritus of political science at the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs Barkun argues New age beliefs have been greatly facilitated by the advent of ... and could have a devastating effect on American political life ...

More definitions of "political":

  • (adj): Of or relating to your views about social relationships involving authority or power.
    Example: "Political opinions"
  • (adj): Of or relating to the profession of governing.
    Example: "Political career"

Famous quotes containing the word political:

    Wherever the relevance of speech is at stake, matters become political by definition, for speech is what makes man a political being.
    Hannah Arendt (1906–1975)

    Man is by nature a political animal.
    Aristotle (384–322 B.C.)

    No wonder that, when a political career is so precarious, men of worth and capacity hesitate to embrace it. They cannot afford to be thrown out of their life’s course by a mere accident.
    James Bryce (1838–1922)