COBUILD Advanced British English Dictionary1. graded adjective & adjectiveSomeone who is apolitical is not interested in politics. ⇒ As a musician, you cannot be apolitical.2. adjectiveIf you describe an organization or an activity as apolitical, you mean that it is not linked to a particular political party. ⇒ ...the normally apolitical European Commission. ⇒ Others maintain the violence is apolitical and the perpetrators are just gangs bent on defying authority.