grey eminence

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grey eminence

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gray eminence

n
the English equivalent of éminence grise
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'Vice' benefits from a more linear narrative, plotting the rise of Cheney from a misdirected young man in Wyoming to one of the most notorious grey eminences in American politics.
Since the "Death of Environmentalism" proposals emerged not from grey eminences but from two guys nobody had ever heard of, the reaction was swift and indignant.
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