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philosopher king

noun
1.
the Platonic ideal of a ruler, philosophically trained and enlightened.
Origin of philosopher king
1920-1925
First recorded in 1920-25
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verb

to send ruse e-mail with a link to a replica of an existing web page, designed to fool users into submitting personal, financial, or password information; to defraud someone using this method; also, to create a website replica for fooling unsuspecting Internet users into submitting personal or financial information or passwords

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1990s; prob fr fishing, borrowing the ph from phony

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computing; also phishing , (n.), phisher , (n.)

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