Definitions of Whig

n a member of the political party that urged social reform in 18th and 19th century England; was the opposition party to the Tories

Type of:
a man who is a native or inhabitant of England
liberal, liberalist, progressive
a person who favors a political philosophy of progress and reform and the protection of civil liberties

n a member of the Whig Party that existed in the United States before the American Civil War

Type of:
pol, political leader, politician, politico
a person active in party politics

n a supporter of the American Revolution

Type of:
admirer, booster, champion, friend, protagonist, supporter
a person who backs a politician or a team etc.

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