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man of straw

see definition of man of straw
  • as inpaper tiger
  • as instraw man
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Synonyms for man of straw

noun powerless person or group
  • empty suit
  • hollow man
  • man of straw
  • petty tyrant
  • straw man
  • tin god

More words related to man of straw

paper tiger

noun. powerless person or group
  • empty suit
  • hollow man
  • man of straw
  • petty tyrant
  • straw man
  • tin god

straw man

noun. coverup person
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