WHIG Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of Whig for English Language Learners
: a member or supporter of a British political group of the 18th and early 19th centuries that wanted to decrease royal power and to increase the power of the British Parliament
: an American who supported independence from Great Britain during the American Revolution
: a member or supporter of an American political party of the 19th century that was formed to oppose the Democrats
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