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English definition of “tinpot”

tinpot

adjective [before noun]     /ˈtɪn.pɒt/ US  /-pɑːt/ informal disapproving
not important, or having little value: a tinpot dictatorOf little or less importance
(Definition of tinpot adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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