spinmeister

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

spin +‎ -meister

Noun[edit]

spinmeister ‎(plural spinmeisters)

  1. (US, politics, slang) A media liaison or spokesperson, charged with presenting the spin for their political side.
    • 1988, “Laura A. Kiernan”[1], ...And Then There Was One:
      Republican spinmeisters were quick to offer their opinions last week on Nashua Mayor Jim Donchess' decision not to challenge Portsmouth lawyer Paul McEachern for the Democratic nomination for governor.

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