a representative of a political party or of an organization running a candidate who is assigned to the polls on an election day to watch for violations of the laws that regulate voting, campaigning, etc.
[pol-i-tik] /ˈpɒl ɪ tɪk/ adjective 1. shrewd or prudent in practical matters; tactful; diplomatic. 2. contrived in a shrewd and practical way; expedient: a politic reply. 3. : the body politic. /ˈpɒlɪtɪk/ adjective 1. artful or shrewd; ingenious: a politic manager 2. crafty or unscrupulous; cunning: a politic old scoundrel 3. sagacious, wise, or prudent, […]
[puh-lahyt] /pəˈlaɪt/ adjective, politer, politest. 1. showing good manners toward others, as in behavior, speech, etc.; courteous; civil: a polite reply. 2. refined or cultured: polite society. 3. of a refined or elegant kind: polite learning. /pəˈlaɪt/ adjective 1. showing regard for others, in manners, speech, behaviour, etc; courteous 2. cultivated or refined: polite society […]
[pol-ee-an-uh] /ˌpɒl iˈæn ə/ noun 1. an excessively or blindly optimistic person. adjective 2. (often lowercase). Also, Pollyannaish. unreasonably or illogically optimistic: some pollyanna notions about world peace. /ˌpɒlɪˈænə/ noun 1. a person who is constantly or excessively optimistic n. “one who finds cause for gladness in the most difficult situations,” 1921, a reference to […]
[poh-loh] /ˈpoʊ loʊ/ noun 1. a game played on horseback between two teams, each of four players, the object being to score points by driving a wooden ball into the opponents’ goal using a long-handled mallet. 2. any game broadly resembling this, especially . 3. . [poh-loh] /ˈpoʊ loʊ/ noun 1. Marco [mahr-koh] /ˈmɑr koʊ/ […]