A person compared to Machiavelli for favoring expediency over morality.
More example sentences
- 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:
- The British & World English dictionary