Tory Democracy

noun

Definition of Tory Democracy

: a political philosophy advocating preservation of established institutions and traditional principles combined with political democracy and a social and economic program designed to benefit the common man

First Known Use of Tory Democracy

1867, in the meaning defined above

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“Tory Democracy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Tory%20Democracy. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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