Definitions for practical politics

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. realpolitik, practical politics(noun)

    politics based on practical rather than moral or ideological considerations

The Roycroft Dictionary

  1. practical politics

    The glad hand, and a swift kick in the pants.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of practical politics in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of practical politics in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Henry Adams:

    Practical politics consists in ignoring facts.

  2. H. L. Mencken:

    The whole aim of practical politics is to keep the populace alarmed (and hence clamorous to be led to safety) by menacing it with an endless series of hobgoblins, all of them imaginary.

  3. Henry Louis Mencken:

    The whole aim of practical politics is to keep the populace alarmed -- and hence clamorous to be led to safety -- by menacing it with an endless series of hobgoblins, all of them imaginary.

  4. H.L. Mencken:

    The whole aim of practical politics is to keep the populace in a continual state of alarm (and hence clamorous to be led to safety) by menacing them with an endless series of hobgoblins, all of them imaginary.

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