What does the word Whiggery mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • The doctrines of Whigs.

Usage examples for Whiggery

  1. For Whiggery, rightly understood, is not a political creed but a social caste. – Collections and Recollections by George William Erskine Russell
  2. Chiefly Whiggery and Democracy. – Children of the Market Place by Edgar Lee Masters
  3. No abstract principle, but always this dominating passion, covers his inconsistencies, and bridges the gulf between his earlier Whiggery and his later Toryism. – Shelley, Godwin and Their Circle by H. N. Brailsford