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führer

Line breaks: füh¦rer
Pronunciation: /ˈfjʊərə
 
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(also fuehrer)

Definition of führer in English:

noun

A tyrannical leader.
Example sentences
  • Instead, our beloved fuehrer the Prime Minister is calling for increased European arms expenditure so that the EU does not have to rely so heavily on the US.
  • Like dictators and führers, politicians always come to the scene of a natural disaster carrying a wad of cash.
  • He is the country's principal elected magistrate, not its fuehrer.

Origin

from German Führer 'leader', part of the title Führer und Reichskanzler 'Leader and Chancellor of the Empire' assumed in 1934 by Adolf Hitler, Adolf.

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