play politics Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “play politics” in the English Dictionary

"play politics" in British English

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play politics

to use a ​situation or the ​relationships between ​people for ​your own ​advantage: He ​accusedcouncillors of ​playing politics with children's ​education.
(Definition of play politics from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “play politics”
in Chinese (Simplified) 玩弄政治手腕,耍权术…
in Chinese (Traditional) 玩弄政治手腕,耍權術…
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