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Definición de “stooge” en inglés

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stooge

noun [C] uk   /stuːdʒ/ disapproving us  
a person who is forced or paid by someone in authority to do an unpleasant or secret job for them: The newly appointed mayor is widely regarded as a government stooge. an actor in a funny show in the theatre or on television whose job is to allow the main actor to make him or her look silly
(Definition of stooge from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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