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  1. Machiavellianism(noun)

    the political doctrine of Machiavelli: any means (however unscrupulous) can be used by a ruler in order to create and maintain his autocratic government


  1. Machiavellianism(propernoun)

    Machiavellism, realpolitik

  2. Machiavellianism(propernoun)

    A political philosophy, based on the writings of Machiavelli, especially The Prince, that advocates the use of ruthlessness and duplicity in political dealings.

    Machiavellism, realpolitik

  3. Machiavellianism(propernoun)

    A political maneuver that exemplifies the philosophy.

    Machiavellism, realpolitik

  4. Machiavellianism(propernoun)

    Any ruthless, duplicitous behavior.

    realpolitik, Machiavellism


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