A radical nationalist party in pre-Communist China and subsequently the major administrative party of Taiwan. (proper-noun)
Examples of word Kuomintang
Aware of how this looked to non-Communists, Li Ta-chao, the first member of the Chinese Communist Party to join the KMT, issued a statement saying that he and the other members of the CCP had joined the KMT â€œbecause we have something to contribute to itâ€¦ certainly not because of any intention to take advantage of the situation to propagate Communism in the name of Kuomintang.â€
A previous version of this article said China is the world's largest economy and that the Kuomintang is an opposition party.
The Kuomintang was a directive association created by the great Chinese revolutionary Sun Yat Sen, and it had gone through various vicissitudes; it had a rough general resemblance to the Communist Party and the various European fascisms, and, like them, it sustained a core of conscious purpose throughout its community.
The Nationalists, also known as the Kuomintang, lost the presidency to the Democratic Progressive Party's Chen in 2000, ending their postwar hold on power.
My father tried to defend the Communists, saying that the struggle with the Kuomintang was a matter of life and death.