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barefaced, malapert, conscienceless, shameless, unabashed, Machiavellian
rascally, disingenuous, lip, crook, dishonest, Machiavellian
- Yes, you can aspire to be as rich as Sugar but to get there you’re going to have to take a lot of flak, much of it in front of an audience of millions, while fending off the Machiavellian manoeuvres of others.
- Here, of course, was a classic case of Machiavellian politics: the attempt to bend the will of the party to his view by fair means or foul.
- As anybody who has read ‘The Prince’ knows, the true Machiavellian is one everybody thinks is a saint.
- An accomplished Machiavellian , he used his ill-gotten wealth and his powers of patronage to outfox potential opponents and to keep wavering officials in line.
- He is not a cynic or a Machiavellian in any traditionally understood sense.
- This is not hypocrisy; merely the usual Machiavellian politics in action.
- It is the classic of Holocaust-era anti-Semitism, portraying the Jews as a conniving, Machiavellian race, plotting how to gain power well beyond their puny numbers, through manipulation and money.
- Reuther’s political success cannot be read solely in terms of Machiavellian politics.
- Instead of performing as a pursed-lipped Machiavellian , she chooses to play an elegantly miffed Hedda, one who contemptuously, but resignedly surveys the people and setting of her life.
- It must be realized, however, that the notion of Machiavellian intelligence was at that time still vague and ill-formed.
- There are so many poignant lines about Machiavellian politics and acting that I might try out here, that remaining silent would probably be my best course.
- The prologue to the play is spoken by ‘Machevil’, and Barabas is one of the prototypes for unscrupulous Machiavellian villains in later Elizabethan and Jacobean drama.
- Moreover, the Machiavellian in me cannot help but wryly shake the head in perverse tribute to what the Cubic boys have pulled off.
- But it is impossible to take the conspiracy theory seriously, if only because such Machiavellian treachery requires a degree of competence and organisation which ministers patently lack.
- At best, bottle blondes are equated with an artifice – think Pamela Anderson, Melinda Messenger – and at worst, deceitfulness and Machiavellian scheming.
- When we are told that the gods favour her for her ‘virtue,’ it seems that they are using that term in a Machiavellian rather than Christian sense.
- But however astute or realist Burnham’s Machiavellian insight into power politics was, he rarely showed any capacity for canny negotiation himself.
- Professor Burland has been working on the stabilization committee for the last ten years under all sorts of Machiavellian pressures and politics.
- To the outsider, unfamiliar with the Machiavellian world of Olympic politics, Gadir may have seemed a surprising choice as his country’s IOC representative.
- As political theorist Sheldon Wolin once characterized Machiavellian government, it promises the ‘economy of politics.’
- A remarkable Machiavellian , Edmund sets out to redress that situation by turning his gullible, sensual father against his brother – with considerable, and terrible, success.
- The Machiavellian Moment raised a thousand issues, settled two or three, and gave historians and philosophers a generation’s work.
- ‘The council is organized purely to promote economic development and shouldn’t involve Machiavellian politics,’ KMT spokesman Wang Chih-kang said.
- Or am I instead something more vicious – if I’m not a goober, than am I a Machiavellian , an accursed accomplice in horror, waiting to take my role as a future Heidegger?
- Stella is in thrall, not only to her own irresistible infatuation, but also to a loveless marriage, the repressive conventions of the times and the Machiavellian politics of those around her.
- Intimidated, insecure but alive to the bottomless depths of Machiavellian politics that holding down a senior job in RTE entailed, there were few RTE executives prepared to put their heads above the parapet.
- In Sir Humphrey’s hands, Hacker is merely the ball in a Machiavellian game of political ping-pong.
- Most of them, with Machiavellian cunning, were refusing to answer their telephones.
- Nancy Reagan was reviled as a Hollywood airhead until she was reviled as a secret Machiavellian .
- By 1971, Leider was burnt out from the intense, Machiavellian politics of the New York art world.