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spin doctor

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Definition of spin doctor in English:

noun

informal
A spokesperson employed to give a favourable interpretation of events to the media, especially on behalf of a political party.
Example sentences
  • I learnt this as a junior spin doctor for a minor political party.
  • The refusal by the prime minister and his top spin doctor to testify before the Foreign Affairs Committee has opened them up to renewed political attack.
  • However it should improve its PR and employ a good spin doctor.

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