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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Marked by artful prudence, expedience, and shrewdness adj. - Smoothly agreeable and courteous with a degree of sophistication.

Usage examples (38)
  • He was too politic to quarrel with so important a personage
  • It is neither polite nor politic to get into other people's quarrels
  • The whole body politic is sick, the whole heart is faint.
  • If they are involved in politic and they have to pay tax. for more
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