a person who arranges to obtain favors, as government contracts, from high officials on behalf of others for a fee.
Words nearby influence peddler
Origin of influence peddler
An Americanism dating back to 1945–50
OTHER WORDS FROM influence peddlerinfluence peddling, noun
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