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Noun
/ˌpäləˈtiSHən/,
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politicians, plural;
  1. A person who is professionally involved in politics, esp. as a holder of or a candidate for an elected office

  2. A person who acts in a manipulative and devious way, typically to gain advancement within an organization


  1. a leader engaged in civil administration
  2. a person active in party politics
  3. a schemer who tries to gain advantage in an organization in sly or underhanded ways
  4. (politics) social relations involving intrigue to gain authority or power; "office politics is often counterproductive"
  5. (politics) the study of government of states and other political units
  6. (politics) the activities and affairs involved in managing a state or a government; "unemployment dominated the politics of the inter-war years"; "government agencies multiplied beyond the control of representative politics"
  7. A politician or political leader (from Greek "polis") is an individual who is involved in influencing public policy and decision making. ...
  8. The Politician is a Caroline era stage play, a tragedy by written James Shirley, and first published in 1655.
  9. The Politician: An Insider's Account of John Edwards's Pursuit of the Presidency and the Scandal That Brought Him Down is a 2010 tell-all book by Andrew Young chronicling over a decade working behind the scenes with former North Carolina senator and presidential candidate John Edwards. ...
  10. Politics (from Greek πολιτικος, [politikós]: «citizen», «civilian»), is a process by which groups of people make collective decisions. ...
  11. (Politics (album)) Politics is Sébastien Tellier's second album, released in 2004. It features prominent drumming provided by Tony Allen. The songs are sung in English, German and Spanish.
  12. (Politics (comedy)) Politics is the second of Ricky Gervais' stand-up shows. It was written and performed by the comedian Gervais. As the title suggests the show takes the political sphere as its central theme. Gervais toured the show in 2004 and it is now available on DVD.
  13. One engaged in politics, especially an elected or appointed government official; Specifically, one who regards elected political office as a career; A politically active or interested person; A sly or ingratiating person
  14. (Politicians) 1) Men who volunteer the task of governing us for a consideration. 2) See Graftheimer.
  15. (Politicians) Dr Giuseppe Agius Muscat (d.1951 ), Renato Agius Muscat, Dr Francis Agius, Espedito Catania (d. 1985), Dr Elena Dalli, Dr Josie Muscat, Alfred Portelli, Leli Tabone (d.1980),
  16. (Politicians) The master plan decision finally goes to the political bosses. The Urban development Ministry in Maharashtra is always with the Chief Minister, for obvious reasons. No CM in recent memory has ever allowed UD to be wrenched away from his grasp. ...
  17. (Politicians) can offer terrorist groups political concessions—compromises such as self-rule for ethnic minorities, for example—or a general pardon in exchange for stopping future attacks. ...
  18. (Politicians) represent your guides / guardian angels in a dream. Quite often guides demonstrate to you the way you are in reality. Guides are infallible and incorruptible. ...
  19. (Politicians) viewith one another, competing for donations and votes.
  20. about 200 politicians at local, regional, national and EU-level
  21. (Politics) is the process whereby decisions are made by groups and institutions.
  22. (Politics) The process by which we make decisions in community groups, especially the process of deciding the members and action of government.
  23. (Politics) the social institution that distributes power, sets a society's agenda and makes decisions
  24. (Politics) activity related to influencing, making or implementing collective decisions for a political community
  25. (POLITICS) In 1992, a one-party system was changed to a multi-party system.