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noun as in bureaucrat


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Undisclosed dark money contributions to political candidates and office holders.

And this anti-partisan trend has not gone unnoticed by aspiring office holders.

Legitimize contributions of a size that virtually guarantees special attention from office-holders?

Because none of them are current office-holders, holding day-jobs that put them in touch with the realities of governance.

None of this should erase the many achievements of the most flawed of our office holders.

He elbowed, criticised, scolded and toadied to Clement Chardin des Lupeaulx and other office-holders.

Almost to a man they were professional office holders, professional handshakers, professional silver tongues.

And he discouraged office-holders, civil or military, who showed any special zeal in his behalf.

They were the Buchanan office-holders and their underlings, and, generally, a contemptible lot.

Grant, I used to think Government salaries were too big, and I used to rave against office-holders fattening on the people.

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On this page you'll find 8 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to office-holders, such as: administrator, civil servant, functionary, politician, public servant, and desk jockey.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.