Meaning of REGIME in English


also ré·gime rāˈzhēm, rə̇ˈ-, rēˈ- sometimes -ˈjēm

( -s )

Etymology: French régime, from Latin regimin-, regimen


a. : regimen 1

b. : a regular pattern of occurrence or action (as of seasonal rainfall)


a. : a method of ruling or management : a manner of administration

b. : a form of government or administration

totalitarian regime

specifically : a governmental or social system

Nazi regime

c. : the period during which a regime prevails

3. : the condition of a river with respect to the rate of its flow as measured by the volume of water passing different cross sections in a given time

4. : a fruiting cluster of the African oil palm

Webster's New International English Dictionary.      Новый международный словарь английского языка Webster.