politique

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle French politique.

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Noun[edit]

politique (plural politiques)

  1. (chiefly derogatory) A politician, especially one seen as being unprincipled.
    • 2012, Peter Marshall, ‘Occult Following’, Literary Review 404:
      Modern historical assessments of Cecil have veered from that of the cynical, secular politique to the image of the committed Protestant ideologue […].

Etymology 2[edit]

Variant forms.

Adjective[edit]

politique (comparative more politique, superlative most politique)

  1. Obsolete form of politic.

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

politique (masculine and feminine, plural politiques)

  1. political

Noun[edit]

politique f (plural politiques)

  1. (uncountable) politics
  2. policy

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Jèrriais[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin polīticus, from Ancient Greek πολῑτικός (polītikós, civic, constitutional, public), from πόλις (pólis, city).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

politique (epicene, plural politiques)

  1. political

Noun[edit]

politique f (usually uncountable)

  1. politics