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sloganeer

[ sloh-guh-neer ]
/ ˌsloʊ gəˈnɪər /

noun

a person who creates and uses slogans frequently.

verb (used without object)

to create or use slogans, especially in an effort to change public opinion.

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Nearby words

sloe, sloe gin, sloe-eyed, slog, slogan, sloganeer, sloganeering, sloganize, sloid, sloka, sloke

Origin of sloganeer

First recorded in 1920–25; slogan + -eer
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British Dictionary definitions for sloganeer

sloganeer

/ (ˌsləʊɡəˈnɪə) /

noun

a person who coins or employs slogans frequently

verb

(intr) to coin or employ slogans so as to sway opinion
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012

Word Origin and History for sloganeer

sloganeer


v.

1941, from noun (1922), from slogan + -eer. Earlier verb was sloganize (1909). Related: Sloganeering.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper