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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

government money for local improvements intended to ingratiate legislators with their constituents

Usage examples (33)
  • Like any good pork-barrel practitioner in Congress.
  • Then Carell popped in a tough one about pork-barrel politics.
  • We do water policy in this country one pork-barrel program at a time.
  • His attacks touched on everything from tax cuts to pork-barrel spending. for more
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