Significado de “pork-barrel” - Diccionario inglés

pork barrel en inglés americano

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pork barrelnoun [ U ]

us /pɔrk ˈbær·əl/ also pork, /pɔrk/

(Definición de pork barrel de Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

pork barrel en inglés de negocios

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pork barrelnoun [ U ]

uk us US informal

POLITICS spending by politicians of large amounts of government money on projects in the areas they depend on for being elected in order to become more popular:

They viewed the huge amounts spent on community environmental projects as pork barrel.
pork-barrel
adjective [ before noun ]

The President promised to attack wasteful spending in Washington by vetoing pork-barrel spending bills.

(Definición de pork barrel de Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)