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people person Syllabification: peo·ple per·son

Definition of people person in English:

noun

informal
A person who enjoys or is particularly good at interacting with others.
Example sentences
  • The dynamic leaders that will exist in this new age are leaders who are primarily focused as people persons who will harness the creative power of their organisations and foster an ethos of hope and belonging.
  • ‘Superintendents need to learn to be people persons,’ he explains.
  • You have to be a people person who enjoys constant contact with customers.

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