Definition of Machiavel in English:
A person compared to Machiavelli for favoring expediency over morality.
- The picture could be a physiognomical paradigm of a conspirator, a machinator, a schemer, a Machiavel.
- He notes that Carew, though a murderous Machiavel, never betrayed his sworn allegiance as the rebel chieftains did.
- Shakespeare, in one of his works, mentions ‘the murderous Machiavel.’
Definition of Machiavel in:
- British & World English dictionary
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Canada
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Spain
Most popular in Malaysia
Most popular in Pakistan