What does pandering mean?

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  1. Pandering

    of Pander

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pandering in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pandering in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Anthea Butler:

    This is him pandering, he is not with them right now, he is trying to emulate (Mike) Huckabee.

  2. New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie:

    I mean, the fact is that you don't need to be pandering to one way or the other. I'll tell you the way you don't do it: You don't do focus group-tested trips to the border, speak Spanish and then, you know, criticize Asians.

  3. The Times piece:

    Sure, the Clinton campaign wants to placate the base. But if Clinton’s recent positions are pandering, this is pandering with a purpose, and without an obvious cost. She’s saying everything she can to make the left happy — without backing herself into a left-wing corner. Where’s the downside in chiding Republicans on voting rights?

  4. Jesse Lehrich:

    It turns out that if you put Jeb Bush in the right room, he talks like Ted Kennedy. Put him somewhere else and he's the 'head-banging conservative' he once declared himself, maybe he doesn't realize how much has changed in the 13 years since he last ran for public office, but these days, the cameras are always rolling — and flagrant pandering isn't a good look.

  5. President Barack Obama:

    And (the presidency is) not a matter of pandering and doing whatever will get you in the news on a given day. And sometimes, it requires you making hard decisions even when people don't like it, it requires being able to work with leaders around the world in a way that reflects the importance of the office and gives people confidence that you know the facts and you know their names and you know where they are on a map and you know something about their history.

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