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Definition of Politician

Politician

  1. One versed or experienced in the science of government; one devoted to politics; a statesman.
  2. One primarily devoted to his own advancement in public office, or to the success of a political party; -- used in a depreciatory sense; one addicted or attached to politics as managed by parties (see Politics, 2); a schemer; an intriguer; as, a mere politician.
  3. Cunning; using artifice; politic; artful.

Politician Quotations

The old adage about giving a man a fish versus teaching him how to fish has been updated by a reader: Give a man a fish and he will ask for tartar sauce and French fries! Moreover, some politician who wants his vote will declare all these things to be among his 'basic rights.'
Thomas Sowell

Every time I hear a politician mention the word 'stimulus,' my mind flashes back to high school biology class, when I touched battery wires to a dead frog to make it twitch.
Robert Kiyosaki

I'm a politician. I'm not going to get into a whole range of scientific argument with scientists.
Tony Abbott

Apparently Arnold was inspired by President Bush, who proved you can be a successful politician in this country even if English is your second language.
Conan O'Brien

Since a politician never believes what he says, he is quite surprised to be taken at his word.
Charles de Gaulle
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Politician Translations

politician in Afrikaans is politikus
politician in Dutch is politicus, staatsman
politician in French is politicien, un homme politique
politician in German is Politiker
politician in Hungarian is politikus
politician in Italian is politico
politician in Swedish is politiker
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