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spin doctornoun [C]

uk   /ˈspɪn ˌdɒk.tər/  us   /ˈspɪn ˌdɑːk.tɚ/ mainly disapproving
someone whose job is to make ideas, events, etc. seem better than they really are, especially in politics
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spin doctornoun [C]

 us   /ˈspɪn ˌdɑk·tər/
slang a person who represents esp. a political situation in a way that is likely to help one side and hurt another: News coverage of the campaign can be influenced to a candidate’s advantage by spin doctors.
(Definition of spin doctor from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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