a leader engaged in civil administration
politician, politico, pol, political leader(noun)
a person active in party politics
a schemer who tries to gain advantage in an organization in sly or underhanded ways
One engaged in politics, especially an elected or appointed government official.
Politicians should serve the country's interest.
Specifically, one who regards elected political office as a career.
Unlike the other candidates, I'm not a politician.
A politically active or interested person.
Only real politicians are interested in this issue.
A sly or ingratiating person.
There is a politician in every office.
one versed or experienced in the science of government; one devoted to politics; a statesman
one primarily devoted to his own advancement in public office, or to the success of a political party; -- used in a depreciatory sense; one addicted or attached to politics as managed by parties (see Politics, 2); a schemer; an intriguer; as, a mere politician
cunning; using artifice; politic; artful
Origin: [Cf. F. politicien.]
A politician, political leader, or political figure is a person who is involved in influencing public policy and decision making. This includes people who hold decision-making positions in government, and people who seek those positions, whether by means of election, inheritance, coup d'état, appointment, electoral fraud, conquest, divine right, or other means. Politics is not limited to governance through public office. Political offices may also be held in corporations, and other entities that are governed by self-defined political processes or can be known as freedom fighters.
A person who is interested in influencing a group of people to believe in what they believe. A person who can be elected in office to make law making decisions.
If you see a person trying to convince others to believe in or try to influence people for a greater cause.Submitted by chelseabates121790 on April 4, 2019
British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'politician' in Nouns Frequency: #1037
How to say politician in sign language?
The numerical value of politician in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of politician in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Examples of politician in a Sentence
Images & Illustrations of politician
Popularity rank by frequency of use
Translations for politician
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- سياسي, سياسيةArabic
- política, políticCatalan, Valencian
- politik, političkaCzech
- Politiker, PolitikerinGerman
- política, políticoSpanish
- سیاستمدار, پولیتیسینPersian
- homme politique, femme politique, politicienFrench
- fear-poilitigsScottish Gaelic
- פוליטיקאי, פוליטיקאיתHebrew
- քաղաքական գործիչArmenian
- politikus, politisiIndonesian
- 政客, 政治家Japanese
- 정치가, 政治家, 政治人, 정치인Korean
- politica, politicusDutch
- politikarNorwegian Nynorsk
- политик, политический деятельRussian
- политичар, političarSerbo-Croatian
- سیاست دانUrdu
- nhà chính trị, 家政治, chính khách, 政客Vietnamese
Get even more translations for politician »
Find a translation for the politician definition in other languages:
Select another language:
- - Select -
- 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
- 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
- Español (Spanish)
- 日本語 (Japanese)
- Português (Portuguese)
- Deutsch (German)
- العربية (Arabic)
- Français (French)
- Русский (Russian)
- ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
- 한국어 (Korean)
- עברית (Hebrew)
- Український (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)