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Synonyms for carpetbagˈkɑr pɪtˌbæg

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  1. carpetbag(adj)

    traveling bag made of carpet; widely used in 19th century

    Antonyms:
    inexpedient

  2. carpetbag(adj)

    following the practices or characteristic of carpetbaggers

    "carpetbag adventurers"; "a carpetbag government"

    Synonyms:
    carpetbagging

    Antonyms:
    inexpedient

  3. carpetbag, carpetbagging(adj)

    presumptuously seeking success or a position in a new locality

    "a carpetbag stranger"; "a capetbag politician"

    Synonyms:
    carpetbag, carpetbagging

    Antonyms:
    inexpedient


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