Definition of junketeer in English:


Syllabification: jun·ket·eer
Pronunciation: /ˌjəNGkəˈti(ə)r


informal , • derogatory
  • A person who regularly goes on trips or attends functions at another’s expense, typically for supposed work purposes: the junketeers also charged videos to council credit cards instead of paying for them out of their standard allowances
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    • "In one case documented by Variety," Ebert stated, "a publicist wrote up several 'sample' quotes and asked the junketeers to sign up for the ones they liked."
    • The conservative movement's think tanks, newspapers, and little magazines are filled with junketeers who have traveled the world on his dime.
    • Compare this to junketeers.




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