What is party?

  • (noun): An occasion on which people can assemble for social interaction and entertainment.
    Example: "He planned a party to celebrate Bastille Day"
    See also — Additional definitions below

Party

A party is a gathering of people who have been invited by a host for the purposes of socializing, conversation, or recreation. A party will typically feature food and beverages, and often music and dancing as well.

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Organisation Of The Communist Party Of The Soviet Union - Lower Levels
... At lower levels, the organizational hierarchy was managed by Party Committees, or partkoms (партком) ... The bottom level of the Party was the primary party organization (первичная партийная организация) or party cell (партийная ячейка) ... The management of a cell was called party bureau/partbureau (партийное бюро, партбюро) ...
Organisation Of The Communist Party Of The Soviet Union
... The organisation of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union was based on the principles of democratic centralism ... The governing body of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union (CPSU) was the Party Congress which initially met annually but whose meetings became less frequent, particularly under Joseph Stalin ... Party Congresses would elect a Central Committee which, in turn, would elect a Politburo ...
History Of Scotland - Early 20th Century - Interwar Politics
... After World War I the Liberal Party began to disintegrate and Labour emerged as the party of progressive politics in Scotland, gaining a solid following among working classes of ... However, the "Reds" operated within the Labour Party and had little influence in Parliament in the face of heavy unemployment the workers' mood changed to passive ... government from 1922 to 1923 and another Scot, Ramsey MacDonald, would be the Labour Party's first Prime Minister in 1924 and again from 1929-35 ...
History Of Scotland - Early 20th Century - War and Political Realignment
... in England and Wales, they adopted the name Unionist Party in Scotland ... including the Independent Labour Party, joined to make the British Labour Party in 1906, with Keir Hardie as its first chairman ...
Walter Mondale
... Fritz" Mondale (born January 5, 1928) is an American Democratic Party politician who served as the 42nd Vice President of the United States (1977–1981) under ... He was the Democratic Party's presidential candidate in the United States presidential election of 1984 ... Senator in late 1964 as a member of the Democratic Party upon the resignation of Hubert Humphrey, and held that post until 1976 ...

More definitions of "party":

  • (noun): An organization to gain political power.
    Example: "In 1992 Perot tried to organize a third party at the national level"
    Synonyms: political party
  • (noun): A band of people associated temporarily in some activity.
    Example: "They organized a party to search for food"
    Synonyms: company
  • (noun): A group of people gathered together for pleasure.
    Example: "She joined the party after dinner"
  • (noun): A person involved in legal proceedings.
    Example: "The party of the first part"
  • (verb): Have or participate in a party.
    Example: "The students were partying all night before the exam"

Famous quotes containing the word party:

    This will not be disloyalty but will show that as members of a party they are loyal first to the fine things for which the party stands and when it rejects those things or forgets the legitimate objects for which parties exist, then as a party it cannot command the honest loyalty of its members.
    Eleanor Roosevelt (1884–1962)

    A baby changes your dinner party conversation from politics to poops.
    Maurice Johnstone (20th century)

    Fiddle-dee-dee! War, war, war. This war talk’s spoiling all the fun at every party this spring. I get so bored I could scream. Besides, there isn’t going to be any war.
    Sidney Howard (1891–1939)