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Root Words:

[せい()·() + ()]
seiji + ya

English Meaning(s) for 政治屋

  1. politician (esp. one who works only for their own personal gain)

Definition and Synonyms for 政治屋

Politician a person active in party politics
Synonyms: ポリティシャン, 政客, 政治家, 政治屋, 政治的指導者
Politician a leader engaged in civil administration
Synonyms: 政客, 政治家, 政治屋, 為政家

Meanings for each kanji in 政治屋

politics; government Kanji Details »
reign; be at peace; calm down; subdue; quell; govt; cure; heal; rule; conserve Kanji Details »
roof; house; shop; dealer; seller Kanji Details »

Categories 政治屋 is a member of

Leader a person who rules or guides or inspires others
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Sample Sentences for 政治屋

In present day Japan, "alchemy" is only used metaphorically; to refer to improper means of making money by politicians or religious hucksters with no morals or shame.
He is not any better than a politician.
He is nothing more than a politician.
He makes believe that he is a practical statesman, but in really he is a cunning politician.
A politician thinks of the next election; a statesman, of the next generation.

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