cronyism

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Etymology[edit]

crony +‎ -ism

Pronunciation[edit]

(UK) IPA(key): /ˈkʀɘʊ.ni.ɪzm/ (US) IPA(key): /ˈkʀoʊ.ni.ɪzm/

Noun[edit]

cronyism (uncountable)

  1. favoritism to friends without regard for their qualifications, especially by appointing them to political positions.

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