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Textual thesaurus for "commonwealth"

(noun) res publica, state, country, body politic, nation, land

a politically organized body of people under a single government

the state has elected a new president; African nations; students who had come to the nation's capitol; the country's largest manufacturer; an industrialized land


(noun) democracy, republic

a political system in which the supreme power lies in a body of citizens who can elect people to represent them