Meaningn 1: an organization to gain political power; "in 1992 Perot
tried to organize a third party at the national level"
[syn: political party]
2: an occasion on which people can assemble for social
interaction and entertainment; "he planned a party to
celebrate Bastille Day"
3: 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" [syn: company]
4: a group of people gathered together for pleasure; "she
joined the party after dinner"
5: a person involved in legal proceedings; "the party of the
v : have or participate in a party; "The students were partying
all night before the exam"