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Korean translation of “pawn”

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pawn

noun
 
/pɔːn/
any one of the eight least valuable pieces in the game of chess
(체스나 장기의) 졸
a person who does not have any real power but is used by others to achieve something
노리개
The refugees are pawns in an international political dispute.1773
(Definition of pawn noun from the Cambridge English-Korean Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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