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A person employed to influence legislators or other public officials in favor of a specific cause.
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(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a person employed by a particular interest to lobby
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lob•by•ist(ˈlɒb i ɪst)
a person who tries to influence legislation or administrative decisions on behalf of a special interest; member of a lobby.
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|Noun||1.||lobbyist - someone who is employed to persuade legislators to vote for legislation that favors the lobbyist's employer|
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noun persuader, manager, influencer, publicist, motivator, pressurizer, press agent a parliamentary lobbyist for a disabled rights group
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lobbyist[ˈlɒbɪɪst] N → cabildero/a m/f
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
lobbyist[ˈlɒbiɪst] n → lobbyiste mf
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
n → Lobbyist(in) m(f)
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