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brain trust

noun

Simple Definition of brain trust

  • : a group of people who give advice to a leader about what should be done

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of brain trust

  1. :  a group of official or unofficial advisers concerned especially with planning and strategy

brain truster play \-ˌtrəs-tər\ noun

Examples of brain trust in a sentence

  1. The president's brain trust recommended the action.



1910

First Known Use of brain trust

1910


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