English → English - machiavellian

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n. one who adheres to the principles developed by Machiavelli (particularly in regards to political manipulation and deception)
adj. of or pertaining to Machiavelli; of or pertaining to the political methods recommended by Machiavelli; scheming, deceptive, manipulative

English → Spanish - machiavellian

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s. maquiavelista (que profesa el maquiavelismo, doctrina de Machiavelo según la cual todos el fines son justicables para la conservación del poder - justifica los medios)
adj. maquiavélico, malo

English → French - machiavellian

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n. partisan du machiavélisme, doctrine de Machiavel, selon laquelle tous les moyens sont valables pour garder le pouvoir
adj. relatif ou spécifique à Machiavel; rusé, perfide; diabolique; astucieux, manipulateur; démoniaque; hypocrite

English → German - machiavellian

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n. Vertreter des Machivellismus (Machiavelli, ital. Staatsmann, dessen Buch "Il principe" seinen Gegnern als Rechtfertigung des von allen sittl. Normen losgelösten Machtstaates galt)
adj. machiavellistisch (skrupellos, ränkevoll)

English → Indonesian - machiavellian

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a. malu: yg tak tahu malu, jujur: tdk jujur

English → Italian - machiavellian

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s. machiavellista; (spreg) persona astuta
agg. macchiavellico, furbo, scaltro

English → Polish - machiavellian

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a. makiawelski, makiaweliczny

English → Portuguese - machiavellian

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s. doutrinário do maquiavelismo (visão de Maquiavel segundo a qual todos os meios são justificados para a manutenção do controle ou do governo)
adj. maquiavélico, referente a Maquiavel, malicioso, astuto; que tem má fé

English → Russian - machiavellian

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прил. бессовестный, неразборчивый

English → Turkish - machiavellian

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i. makyavelce
s. sinsi ve hilekâr

English → Ukrainian - machiavellian

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a. макіавеллівський

English → Dutch - machiavellian

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zn. Hangt het Machiavellisme aan (Machiavellistische mening die zegt dat alle middelen geoorloofd zijn voor de instandhouding van het bestuur)
bn. macchiavellistisch (huichelachtig)

English → Greek - machiavellian

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επίθ. μακιαβελικός, σατανικός

English → Arabic - machiavellian

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‏مذهب الغاية تبرر الوسيلة، نفاق‏
‏ميكافيلي، إنتهازي‏

English → Chinese - machiavellian

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(名) 权谋政治家
(形) 察计多端的

English → Chinese - machiavellian

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(名) 權謀政治家
(形) 詭計多端的

English → Hindi - machiavellian

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a. चालाक, छली, धूर्त, कपटी, कपटपूर्ण, बेशरम, निलर्ज्ज, बेईमान, खोटा, कुटिल

English → Japanese - machiavellian

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(形) マキアベリ主義の
(名) マキアベリ主義者(特に政治のごまかしに関心を払う)

English → Korean - machiavellian

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명. 권모 술수가, 권모 술수정치가
형. 마키아벨리류의

English → Vietnamese - machiavellian

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a. thủ đoạn quỷ quyệt, xảo quyệt, quyền thuật chủ nghĩa

Definition of machiavellian

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Adjective
1. Attempting to achieve goals by cunning, scheming, and unscrupulous methods, especially in politics or in advancing one's career.
Iago is the Machiavellian antagonist in William Shakespeare's play, Othello.
2. Related to the philosophical system of Niccolò Machiavelli.
Noun
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