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Definition 1: a person active in party politics - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for politician in the sense of this definition

(politician is a kind of ...) a person who rules or guides or inspires others

(... is a kind of politician ) a member of the Republican Party

(... is a kind of politician ) a political leader (especially of Tammany Hall)

(... is a kind of politician ) a political advocate of socialism

(... is a kind of politician ) an outstanding leader of a political movement

(... is a kind of politician ) a man who is a respected leader in national or international affairs

(... is a kind of politician ) an advocate of technocracy

(... is a kind of politician ) a member of the Whig Party that existed in the United States before the American Civil War

(... is a kind of politician ) a Russian officer and politician who was a favorite of Catherine II and in 1762 helped her to seize power; when she visited the Crimea in 1787 he gave the order for sham villages to be built (1739-1791)

(... is a kind of politician ) a member of a political party who follows strictly the party line

(... is a kind of politician ) a leader in a political party who controls votes and dictates appointments

"party bosses have a reputation for corruption"

(... is a kind of politician ) someone who has announced they are not a candidate; especially a politician who has announced that he or she is not a candidate for some political office

(... is a kind of politician ) a politician who is running for public office

(... is a kind of politician ) a member of the communist party

(... is a kind of politician ) a political leader who seeks support by appealing to popular passions and prejudices

(... is a kind of politician ) a member of the Democratic Party

(... is a kind of politician ) a member of a former political party in the United States that favored a strong centralized federal government

(... is a kind of politician ) a member of the British Labour Party

(... is a kind of politician ) a politician who belongs to a small clique that controls a political party for private rather than public ends

(... is a kind of politician ) someone who bolted from the Republican Party during the U.S. presidential election of 1884

(... is an instance of politician) English film actress who later became a member of British Parliament (born in 1936)

(... is an instance of politician) French politician who proposed the Maginot Line (1877-1932)

(... is an instance of politician) United States politician who unscrupulously accused many citizens of being Communists (1908-1957)

(... is an instance of politician) United States politician and educator (1927-2003)

(... is an instance of politician) reclusive Afghanistani politician and leader of the Taliban who imposed a strict interpretation of shariah law on Afghanistan (born in 1960)

(... is an instance of politician) British politician (1788-1850)

(... is an instance of politician) leader in the women's suffrage movement in Montana; the first woman to serve in the United States House of Representatives (1880-1973)

(... is an instance of politician) a politician in Wyoming who was the first woman governor in the United States (1876-1977)

(... is an instance of politician) United States politician who as Secretary of State in 1867 arranged for the purchase of Alaska from Russia (known at the time as Seward's Folly) (1801-1872)

(... is an instance of politician) United States politician and orator (1782-1817)

(... is an instance of politician) United States civil rights leader who led a national campaign against racial discrimination and ran for presidential nomination (born in 1941)

(... is an instance of politician) United States politician and military leader who fought to gain independence for Texas from Mexico and to make it a part of the United States (1793-1863)

(... is an instance of politician) United States politician who proposed that individual territories be allowed to decide whether they would have slavery; he engaged in a famous series of debates with Abraham Lincoln (1813-1861)

(... is an instance of politician) United States politician and lawyer; vice president of the United States (1877-1956)

(... is an instance of politician) British newspaper publisher and politician (born in Canada); confidant of Winston Churchill (1879-1964)

(... is an instance of politician) United States politician who was elected the first black mayor of Los Angeles (1917-1998)

(... is an instance of politician) United States lawyer and politician who advocated free silver and prosecuted John Scopes (1925) for teaching evolution in a Tennessee high school (1860-1925)

(... is an instance of politician) United States politician who served as vice president under Jefferson; he mortally wounded his political rival Alexander Hamilton in a duel and fled south (1756-1836)

(... is an instance of politician) United States politician and jurist who served as chief justice of the United States Supreme Court (1808-1873)

(... is an instance of politician) Canadian politician who served as prime minister (1939-)

(... is an instance of politician) United States politician responsible for the Missouri Compromise between free and slave states (1777-1852)

(... is an instance of politician) United States politician who as governor of New York supported the project to build the Erie Canal (1769-1828)

(... is an instance of politician) United States frontiersman and Tennessee politician who died at the siege of the Alamo (1786-1836)

(... is an instance of politician) British politician (born in the United States) who was the first woman to sit in the British House of Commons (1879-1964)

Definition 2: a leader engaged in civil administration - [noun denoting person]

(politician is a kind of ...) a person who rules or guides or inspires others

(... is a kind of politician ) the head of a state government

(... is a kind of politician ) someone who makes or enacts laws

(... is a kind of politician ) the head of a city government

Definition 3: a schemer who tries to gain advantage in an organization in sly or underhanded ways - [noun denoting person]

(politician is a kind of ...) a planner who draws up a personal scheme of action

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