political leader

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Noun1.political leader - a person active in party politicspolitical leader - 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)
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A POLITICAL Leader was walking out one sunny day, when he observed his Shadow leaving him and walking rapidly away.
Less than 24 hours after he fired her as public administration minister, Prime Minister and political leader of the ruling People's National Movement (PNM) has removed Marlene McDonald as the party's deputy leader.
The parliament selected him first and elected him by the official voting but, there is one political leader who has been rejected by the Supreme Court for a lifetime'.
SANGHAR -- The Sanjhoro Police on tip-off cautioned a van to stop at Rana police picket in Jhol town but the driver did not stop due to which the police chased the van which entered the home of a political leader. The police reached the spot from where the driver of the van Munawar Shaikh and another man Babar Ali Rajput managed to flee, while the police seized the van loaded with 22,000 packets of Safina gutka.
The senior political leader said it is time to create unity among all political parties against arch-rival India not to send a message of disunity.
Prime Minister Boyko Borissov refused to comment on the President's criticism of the Electoral Code, saying he was not confused in the political decisions of the political leaders, and "when you repeatedly take the side of one party against another, you are becoming a political leader."
He plays Lalgudi Karuppiah Gandhi, an ambitious political leader.
The Personalization of Political News and Importance of the Political Leader's Image
The truth is, as a political leader you lie once, the people will question your truths until eternity.
He asked the administration of the Karachi Central Jail to correct its behavior with the political leader. Shakoor said this maltreatment of a political leader in the Karachi Central Prison should be an eye-opener for the patriotic forces of Pakistan.
Which former British party political leader has the first names Jeremy John Durham?
Which former British party political leader winner was Virginia Wade in 1977.