Translation of "pork-barrel" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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pork-barreladjective [ before noun ]

uk /ˈpɔːkˌbær.əl/ us /ˈpɔːrkˌber.əl/ US slang disapproving

involving spending large amounts of money in an area in order to make local people more likely to vote for a particular person or party

pork-barrel projects/spending/politics 政治拨款项目/开支

(Translation of “pork-barrel” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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