1. political involving or characteristic of governing or social power
  2. political party an organization to gain political power
  3. political science the study of government of states and other political units
  4. politically with regard to government
  5. political action committee committee formed by a special-interest group to raise money for their favorite political candidates
  6. political arena a sphere of intense political activity
  7. political boss a leader in a political party who controls votes and dictates appointments
  8. political campaign the campaign of a candidate to be elected
  9. political commissar an official of the Communist Party who was assigned to teach party principles to a military unit
  10. political contribution a contribution made to a politician or a political campaign or a political party
  11. political correctitude avoidance of expressions or actions that can be perceived to exclude or marginalize or insult people who are socially disadvantaged or discriminated against
  12. political correctness avoidance of expressions or actions that can be perceived to exclude or marginalize or insult people who are socially disadvantaged or discriminated against
  13. political detainee some held in custody
  14. political dissident a dissenter from political orthodoxy
  15. political donation a contribution made to a politician or a political campaign or a political party
  16. political economy the branch of social science that deals with the production and distribution and consumption of goods and services and their management
  17. political entity a unit with political responsibilities
  18. political hack a politician who belongs to a small clique that controls a political party for private rather than public ends
  19. political incorrectness the use of expressions or actions that can be perceived to exclude or marginalize or insult groups who are socially disadvantaged or discriminated against

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