Definition of pen-pusher in English:

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Pronunciation: /pen ˈpo͝oSHər/


Another term for pencil pusher.
Example sentences
  • A young man in his late 20s approached the pen-pushers.
  • They might have to hire more front-line staff, cut the pen-pushers and be prepared to work closer with community groups.
  • We don't want another well-paid tier of useless pen-pushers.

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Syllabification: pen-push·er

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