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politico

Line breaks: pol¦it|ico
Pronunciation: /pəˈlɪtɪkəʊ
 
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Definition of politico in English:

noun (plural politicos)

informal , chiefly derogatory
A politician or person with strong political views: an opponent of trendy left politicos
More example sentences
  • Ever wish you could put the entire gaggle of right-wing pundits and politicos on a ship and send them packing to a distant land?
  • Maybe the politicos in the White House should have thought of that before they switched off their brains and switched on the slime machine back in July.
  • The pro-US political consensus here that's so prevalent it's almost invisible - it's just the default for career minded politicos.

Origin

Spanish and Italian, 'politic' or 'political person'.

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