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Meaning of WIRE-PULLER

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  one who uses secret influence (i.e. pulls wires or strings) for his own ends
 

WIRE-PULLER is a 11 letter word that starts with W.

 

 See Also: hustler, operator, wheeler dealer

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Wire"-pull`er\, n.
One who pulls the wires, as of a puppet; hence, one who
operates by secret means; an intriguer.

      Political wire-pullers and convention packers.
                                               --Lowell.

 

 

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