A political party that advances the revolutionary principles of communism; specif., the dictatorial ruling party in the Soviet Union, the People's Republic of China, etc.
Any of various parties that espouse Marxist or socialist principles, as in France, Italy, etc.
Communist-party Sentence Examples
This Communist party established its own organ, the " Rude' Prdivo " (The Red Rights), in opposition to the " Pravo Lidu" (The Rights of the People), the organ of the Social Democratic party.
Of the German parties the strongest was again the Social Democratic party, originally numbering 31 deputies and 16 senators, but having subsequently lost three deputies who formed a German Communist party acting more or less in concert with the Czechoslovak Communists.
His death, as well as that of his associate, Rosa Luxemburg, who perished on the same night at the hands of the soldiers or the mob, was constantly made a subject of reproach to the Government Socialists by the extreme Communist party.
In the famous Manifesto of the Communist Party (1848) the theory was applied to show how the industrial revolution had replaced feudal with modern conditions.
They discussed the internal conflicts in the communist party of the Soviet Union, between Stalin and Trotsky.