noun, plural spoils·men.
Origin of spoilsman
Examples from the Web for spoilsman
Many a one, who aspires to direct the destinies of the State, achieves only the station of a political subordinate or spoilsman.What Shall I Be?|Rev. Francis Cassily
A cowardly banner held out by the spoilsman that would sell his country for a mess of pottage.Thirty Years' View (Vol. II of 2)|Thomas Hart Benton
Even Blaine, whom he so cordially honored, he thought a spoilsman at times, not always a statesman.Twenty Years in Europe|Samuel H. M. Byers
The debate upon this appointment gave the spoilsman an epigram.The Boss and the Machine|Samuel P. Orth
Even the governorship itself was out of the reach of the spoilsman.The Spell of the Hawaiian Islands and the Philippines|Isabel Anderson