nepotist nepotist

Definition(s):

  • (n) a powerful person who shows favoritism to relatives or close friends

Quotes

  1. "I'm looking at everybody else that was available or eligible, and I just felt that Zobrist's numbers stacked up really well," Maddon said in Arlington, Texas. "There's a form of nepotism involved, and you don't want to be the anti-nepotist,...
    on Jul 5, 2009 By: Joe Maddon Source: Tampabay.com

  2. SAN DIEGO - As Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton spoke before a huge crowd at San Diego State University just now, two young men in the audience unfolded a hand-painted banner that read "Nepotist Tyrant, Hands Off Iran!"
    on Feb 1, 2008 By: Hillary Rodham Clinton Source: New York Times

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