What does influence peddling mean?

Definitions for influence peddling
in·flu·ence ped·dling

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word influence peddling.

Wiktionary

  1. influence peddlingnoun

    a type of corruption in which people use their connections with governments to gain favors or preferential treatment for a third party, usually in return for money.

Freebase

  1. Influence peddling

    Influence peddling is the illegal practice of using one's influence in government or connections with persons in authority to obtain favors or preferential treatment for another, usually in return for payment. Also called traffic of influence or trading in influence. In fact, influence peddling is not necessarily illegal as OECD has often used the term "undue influence peddling" to refer to illegal acts of lobbying. However, influence peddling bears the stench of corruption that may de-legitimize democratic politics with the general public.

How to pronounce influence peddling?

How to say influence peddling in sign language?

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of influence peddling in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of influence peddling in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Images & Illustrations of influence peddling

  1. influence peddlinginfluence peddlinginfluence peddlinginfluence peddlinginfluence peddling


Translations for influence peddling

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for influence peddling »

Translation

Find a translation for the influence peddling definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Discuss these influence peddling definitions with the community:

0 Comments

    Citation

    Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

    Style:MLAChicagoAPA

    "influence peddling." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2021. Web. 5 Dec. 2021. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/influence+peddling>.

    Are we missing a good definition for influence peddling? Don't keep it to yourself...

    Browse Definitions.net

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Quiz

    Are you a words master?

    »
    occurring from time to time
    • A. sought
    • B. occasional
    • C. alternate
    • D. obnoxious

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for influence peddling: