panderer


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pan·der·er

 (păn′dər-ər)
n.
1. A sexual procurer.
2. One who caters to or exploits the lower tastes and desires of others.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.panderer - someone who procures customers for whores (in England they call a pimp a ponce)panderer - someone who procures customers for whores (in England they call a pimp a ponce)
England - a division of the United Kingdom
offender, wrongdoer - a person who transgresses moral or civil law
procuress - a woman pimp
whoremaster, whoremonger - a pimp who procures whores
2.panderer - a person who serves or caters to the vulgar passions or plans of others (especially in order to make money)
bad person - a person who does harm to others
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You are lick-spittlers and panderers, the creatures of the Plutocracy.
Books with titles like Panderer to Power: The Untold Story of How Alan Greenspan Enriched Wall Street and Left a Legacy of Recession (Sheehan 2010) and The Global Curse of the Federal Reserve (Brown 2011) began to pour forth from mainstream publishers.
8) Pundits and opponents alike repeatedly advanced the view of Romney as panderer, a candidate who would say what was necessary to win votes, regardless of his record as governor or statements he made as recently as the primary campaign.
In honour of John Batchelor, who in his early life left his country for his country's good; who on his return devoted his life and energies to setting class against class, a traitor to the Crown, a reviler of the aristocracy, a hater of the clergy, a panderer to the multitude; who, as first Chairman of the Cardiff School Board squandered funds to which he did not contribute; who is sincerely mourned by unpaid creditors to the amount of 50,000 pounds; who at the dose of a wasted and misspent life died a pauper, this monument, to the eternal disgrace of Cardiff, is erected by sympathetic Radicals.
Called a political panderer and a man ignorant of Islam by some, in a recent interview with The Daily Star Deqmeq discussed his public persona and what he truly believes.
Its unpleasant connotations] may be trivialized, as here, where the conspiracy consists of the concert of a loathsome panderer and a prostitute to go from New York to Florida to ply their trade.
In this essay, I argue that Joni Mitchell's black male persona earned her legitimacy and authority in a rock music ideology in which her previous incarnation, white female folksinger, had rendered her either a naive traditionalist or an unscrupulous panderer.
The coming elections in America have become a contest between candidates who both try to be the leading panderer to Israel.
He needs to come across as a statesman rather than a panderer and be careful not to lock himself into positions that would tie his hands down the road.
Even though he is afraid that he did not behave as an exemplary white male hunter, "that iron-nerved panderer to what a woman expects," Mary herself reassures her husband that she "understands" about not keeping too close to the gerenuk (65, 106-107, 179).
A panderer can be defined as someone who serves or caters to the passions or plans of others, often to make money.
Charlton, in what Gross calls "the fullest defense of Shylock ever undertaken by a reputable scholar," similarly separates Shakespeare into the witting panderer to the Jew-hating mob and the artist who, "albeit unconsciously and perhaps quite unrecognizably to his contemporary audiences," modified the nature of his Jew into a kind of crypto-hero.