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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An outsider who seeks power or success presumptuously.

Usage examples (39)
  • Noun : Our bus company has served this town for years, but now the new one run by carpetbaggers from the city is stealing our business
  • As a former New Yorker, I hate the fact that this carpetbagger is one of our two senators!!!!!
  • Still others maintain that he's a "carpetbagger" -- that he wanted to come to New York just to pick up a championship ring.
  • That's why they are now calling carpetbagger Dan Seals "DAN DEALS"! for more
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