What Does RINO Mean?

RINO means "Republican In Name Only."

In the US, RINO is a well-established pejorative term used with the meaning "Republican In Name Only" to refer to elected officials of the Republican Party who support any liberal policy or who seek to govern through consensus with the Democratic Party, whether in government or opposition.

Although the term RINO long pre-dates the presidency of Donald Trump, since at least 2016, almost any Republican who has voiced concern about the party leadership or the party's policies and strategy has been labeled a RINO.

Summary of Key Points

"Republican In Name Only" is the most common definition for RINO on Snapchat, WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and TikTok.
Definition:Republican In Name Only
4: Difficult to guess
Typical Users:
Adults and Teenagers

Example of RINO Used in a Text


See Also

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