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EtymologyEdit

From Italian politico, Spanish político.

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politico (plural politicos or politicoes)

  1. (colloquial, often derogatory) A politician.
    • 2011, "Connubial bliss in America", The Economist:
      And when the National Journal polled political ‘insiders’ this month, it found a majority of Democratic politicos, lobbyists and strategists in favour of making gay marriage legal.

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin polīticus, from Ancient Greek πολιτικός (politikós).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /poˈli.ti.ko/
  • Hyphenation: po‧lì‧ti‧co

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politico (feminine singular politica, masculine plural politici, feminine plural politiche)

  1. political
    Antonym: apolitico

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politico m (plural politici, feminine politica)

  1. politician
    Synonyms: uomo politico, donna politica

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