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GOP

abbr.
Grand Old Party (Republican Party)
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GOP

(in the US) abbreviation for
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) Grand Old Party: a nickname for the Republican Party
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GOP

or G.O.P.,

Grand Old Party (an epithet of the Republican Party since 1880).
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.GOP - the younger of two major political parties in the United StatesGOP - the younger of two major political parties in the United States; GOP is an acronym for grand old party
party, political party - an organization to gain political power; "in 1992 Perot tried to organize a third party at the national level"
Republican - a member of the Republican Party
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Translations

GOP

N ABBR (US) (Pol) =Grand Old PartyPartido m Republicano
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GOP

[ˌdʒiːəʊˈpiː] n abbr (Am) (Pol) (fam) =Grand Old Partypartito repubblicano
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