Definition of 与党


noun / ~の noun:

  • ruling party; government party; party in power; government

Example Sentences

Mr Koizumi was elected the new president of Japan's ruling Liberal Democratic Party.
The Abe Cabinet is a coalition Cabinet where the Liberal Democratic Party and New Komei Party form the government.
The ruling party is running a smear campaign against the opposition.
The government got their majority at the last election.
The party in power is corrupt, but the opposition is little better.

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