Definitions of party

  1.   a band of people associated temporarily in some activity they organized a party to search for food the company of cooks walked into the kitchen
  2.   have or participate in a party The students were partying all night before the exam
  3.   an occasion on which people can assemble for social interaction and entertainment he planned a party to celebrate Bastille Day
  4.   a group of people gathered together for pleasure she joined the party after dinner
  5.   an organization to gain political power in 1992 Perot tried to organize a third party at the national level
  6.   a person involved in legal proceedings the party of the first part
  7.   based upon or representing political parties party politics party leaders
  8.   A part or portion
  9.   A number of persons united in opinion or action as distinguished from or opposed to the rest of a community or association esp one of the parts into which a people is divided on questions of public policy
  10.   A part of a larger body of company a detachment especially Mil a small body of troops dispatched on special service
  11.   A number of persons invited to a social entertainment a select company as a dinner party also the entertainment itself as to give a party
  12.   One concerned or interested in an affair one who takes part with others a participator as he was a party to the plot a party to the contract
  13.   The plaintiff or the defendant in a lawsuit whether an individual a firm or corporation a litigant
  14.   Hence any certain person who is regarded as being opposed or antagonistic to another
  15.   Cause side interest
  16.   A person as he is a queer party
  17.   Parted or divided as in the direction or form of one of the ordinaries as an escutcheon party per pale
  18.   Partial favoring one party
  19.   Partly
  20.   A person corporation or other legal entity that files a lawsuit the plaintiff or petitioner or defends against one the defendant or respondent
  21.   A number of persons united for a particular purpose as a political party faction one concerned in an affair cause or side as a party to a suit a small body of troops sent to do some special service as a scouting party a social gathering assembled by invitation a select company
  22.   A part of a greater number of persons a faction a company met for a particular purpose an assembly one concerned in any affair a single individual spoken of mil a detachment
  23.   Belonging to a party and not to the whole consisting of different parties parts or things her parted or divided
  24.   Number of persons united for some purpose or interest assembly one concerned in any affair
  25.   Divided into parts or of different parties
  26.   A body of persons united for a common purpose as political ascendency
  27.   A social company
  28.   A small detachment as of soldiers
  29.   A person interested as in a contract or a lawsuit any person
  30.   A number of persons united in opinion or design one of two litigants one concerned in an affair side a distinct person a select company a detachment of troops
  31.   A number of persons united in opinion or design in opposition to others belonging to the same body or community a faction one concerned or interested in an affair one of two litigants a particular person but improperly so applied a cause or a side a select company or assembly a small detachment of troops drawn from the main body
  32.   That concerns not the whole in her used with reference to the division of a field or charge

Quotes of party

  1. I am for peace retrenchment and reform the watchword of the great Liberal Party thirty years ago – John Bright
  2. But always I was a private citizen whose activities in government or political party were appointive – Jane Byrne
  3. I am getting frustrated by the fact that we have been out of office for eight years I desperately want to lead the Conservative Party to make quicker progress back into power – Kenneth Clarke
  4. My purpose was to get leave to bring my party into the settlements in order to outfit and to obtain the supplies that had now become necessary – John Charles Fremont
  5. I travel around the world constantly promoting my projects and endorsing products Yes I do get paid to go to parties in fact I'm the person who started the whole trend of paid appearances But when you see me at a party I'm always working or promoting something – Paris Hilton
  6. I remember once when I told Lindsay Anderson at a party that acting was just a sophisticated way of playing cowboys and Indians he almost had a fit – John Hurt
  7. There is nothing likely to get you a bigger headline than attacking your own party – Michael Laws
  8. Nationalizing businesses nationalizing banks is not a solution for the democratic party it's the objective – Rush Limbaugh
  9. When BP was not moving fast enough on claims we told BP to set aside $20 billion in a fund managed by an independent third party to help all those whose lives have been turned upside down by the spill – Barack Obama
  10. If the Soviet Union let another political party come into existence they would still be a one -party state because everybody would join the other party – Ronald Reagan
  11. I met a hustler at a dinner party He had been invited because I was looking for an adviser to help me with the street scenes So we put him on the film – John Schlesinger
  12. The Democratic party of Florida has put a temperance plank in its platform and the Republican party of every state would nail that plank in their platform if they thought it would carry the election – Billy Sunday
  13. Debate is almost non -existent and no one is apparently accountable to anybody apart from their political party bosses It is bad news for democracy in this country – Helen Suzman
  14. The ideals of the party were close to me and I have tried to adhere to those principles all my life In essence they are the same as in the Ten Commandments in the Bible I will never change my convictions – Valentina Tereshkova
  15. I have the greatest sympathy with the growth of the socialist party I think they understand the evils that surround us and hammer them into people's minds better than we Liberals – Charles E. Trevelyan

Usage examples for party

  1. “ I'll take the party said Barry eagerly – The Sky Pilot in No Man's Land by Ralph Connor
  2. Remember Daughter that you were party to this plan aye that it sprang from your far seeing mind – The Virgin of the Sun by H. R. Haggard
  3. The party was now at home – Hilda Lessways by Arnold Bennett
  4. Then Wilbur went back to the party and gave them a hand to get started – The Boy With the U. S. Foresters by Francis Rolt-Wheeler
  5. He was that set on interviewin' this here party but Lor' he'd give him to you same's himself – Captivating Mary Carstairs by Henry Sydnor Harrison
  6. “ Mr Sand you lead me to suspect that you belong to the party of Ultramontanes ” – The Progressionists, and Angela. by Conrad von Bolanden
  7. There was a party at the adjutant's she knew – Campaigning with Crook and Stories of Army Life by Charles King
  8. “ Is them boys and girls the party – The Widow O'Callaghan's Boys by Gulielma Zollinger
  9. “ I believe it is a war party – Three Sioux Scouts by Elmer Russell Gregor
  10. Miss Floyd's party is put off till next week – Marriage à la mode by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  11. “ I said that was a pity but that room must be found for my party – A Holiday in the Happy Valley with Pen and Pencil by T. R. Swinburne
  12. He kept his party up to their work – The True Citizen, How To Become One by W. F. Markwick, D. D. and W. A. Smith, A. B.
  13. There was a lady in the party an' something in her face when she spoke to me put me in mind o' Na'mi an' I remembered I was a married man – The Delectable Duchy by Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  14. Perhaps he knew what they were better than any of the party – The Boy Hunters by Captain Mayne Reid
  15. Got an extry boy in this party ain't we – The Dual Alliance by Marjorie Benton Cooke
  16. “ A party of English soldiers came into this lady's house – Stories of American Life and Adventure by Edward Eggleston
  17. Perhaps her story of the party at a friend's house was true after all – Every Man for Himself by Hopkins Moorhouse
  18. When the party moved from Portray he was to go up to London and see his lawyer – The Eustace Diamonds by Anthony Trollope
  19. And then the party got under way in some sort of order – The King's Stratagem and Other Stories by Stanley J. Weyman
  20. Now tell me how long was the prisoner at the wedding party – The Macdermots of Ballycloran by Anthony Trollope

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