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pol

 (pôl)
n. Informal
A politician.

POL

abbreviation for
(Military) petroleum, oil, and lubricants

pol

(pɒl)

n.
Informal. a politician.
[1940–45, Amer.; by shortening]

Pol

Polish.

Pol.

Poland.

pol.

1. political.
2. politics.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.pol - a person active in party politicspol - a person active in party politics  
leader - a person who rules or guides or inspires others
campaigner, candidate, nominee - a politician who is running for public office
Communist - a member of the communist party
demagog, demagogue, rabble-rouser - a political leader who seeks support by appealing to popular passions and prejudices
Democrat - a member of the Democratic Party
Federalist - a member of a former political party in the United States that favored a strong centralized federal government
Labourite - a member of the British Labour Party
machine politician, political hack, ward-heeler, hack - a politician who belongs to a small clique that controls a political party for private rather than public ends
Mugwump - someone who bolted from the Republican Party during the U.S. presidential election of 1884
noncandidate - someone who has announced they are not a candidate; especially a politician who has announced that he or she is not a candidate for some political office
party boss, political boss, boss - a leader in a political party who controls votes and dictates appointments; "party bosses have a reputation for corruption"
party liner, party man - a member of a political party who follows strictly the party line
Republican - a member of the Republican Party
sachem - a political leader (especially of Tammany Hall)
socialist - a political advocate of socialism
standard-bearer - an outstanding leader of a political movement
national leader, solon, statesman - a man who is a respected leader in national or international affairs
technocrat - an advocate of technocracy
Whig - a member of the Whig Party that existed in the United States before the American Civil War
Grigori Aleksandrovich Potemkin, Grigori Potemkin, Grigori Potyokin, Potemkin, Potyokin - a Russian officer and politician who was a favorite of Catherine II and in 1762 helped her to seize power; when she visited the Crimea in 1787 he gave the order for sham villages to be built (1739-1791)
Translations

pol

n (US inf: = politician) → Politiker(in) m(f)
References in classic literature ?
I can see the pennons of De Couvette, De Brieux, Saint Pol, and many others who struck in against us for Charles of Blois.
Well, it was Pol Roger, '84, and quite good enough for me; but even so it was not more dry, nor did it sparkle more, than the merry rascal who had dragged me thus far to the devil, but should lead me dancing the rest of the way.
It sounds like Pol Pot about 30 years ago in Cambodia when the bad things happened before their time and the good things happened after their time.
In a statement issued here on Monday, Hafiz Naeem while expressing his deep concern over non reduction in transport fares and prices of basic commodities said that despite a significant decline in POL prices by Rs42 during eight months, the authorities concerned have failed to reduce the prices of basic commodities and transport fares.
Melson likens POL technology (also referred to as a Passive Optical Network, or PON) to a FIOS-type architecture routed throughout a building or enterprise campus, rather than a residential neighborhood.
Rafaqat, Manager at private petrol station told reporterhere on Thursday that the sales of the Pol has risen by 15 percent during the current week, adding that the people have benefitted from the facility.
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The PS95 a head "Dinner with Champagne Pol Roger" will include a four-course meal featuring wild garlic risotto served with Pol Roger Pure NV; confit salmon with garden herbs accompanied by Pol Roger Vintage Rose 2004; spring lamb cutlet, lamb navarin, minted fresh peas and fondant potato with Pol Roger Cuvee Sir Winston Churchill 2000, and garden rhubarb Pavlova and vanilla ice cream complemented by Pol Roger Rich NV.
His jailer Non Nou said yesterday that Pol Pot's heart stopped at 11.
If Pol Pol was half as smart as we thought he was, he would have realised that his mandate was to conclude that the comrade was in no way responsible for the blast, because he knew nothing.
However, a study by Consumer Focus found over half (53 per cent) of the POL users it quizzed were forced to use bigger post offices as their POL did not offer a service they needed, such as applying for passports, paying a bill or sending heavy packages abroad.
The President PBIF, Mian Zahid Husain said in a statement that POL prices prevailing in the international market are at record low now a days and the government has so far made billions of rupees instead of providing relief to the masses.