spin doctor noun
: a person (such as a political aide) whose job involves trying to control the way something (such as an important event) is described to the public in order to influence what people think about it
: a person (as a political aide) responsible for ensuring that others interpret an event from a particular point of view
— spin–doctor verb
Examples of SPIN DOCTOR
- The spin doctors from both sides were already declaring victory for their candidates as soon as the debate ended.
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