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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: politician(0.01178 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to politician.
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: a leader engaged in civil administration
2: a person active in party politics [syn: politico, pol, political leader
3: a schemer who tries to gain advantage in an organization in
sly or underhanded ways
English → English (gcide)
Politician \Pol`i*ti"cian\, a.
Cunning; using artifice; politic; artful. “Ill-meaning
politician lords.” --Milton.
Politician \Pol`i*ti"cian\, n. [Cf. F. politicien.]
1. One versed or experienced in the science of government;
one devoted to politics; a statesman.
While empiric politicians use deceit. --Dryden.
2. One primarily devoted to his own advancement in public
office, or to the success of a political party; -- used in
a depreciatory sense; one addicted or attached to politics
as managed by parties (see Politics, 2); a schemer; an
intriguer; as, a mere politician.
Like a scurvy politician, seem
To see the things thou dost not. --Shak.
The politician . . . ready to do anything that he
apprehends for his advantage. --South.