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wedge issue

noun

Simple Definition of wedge issue

  • : an issue about which a politician's supporters or the members of a political party disagree

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of wedge issue

  1. :  a political issue that divides a candidate's supporters or the members of a party

1986

First Known Use of wedge issue

1986

Rhymes with wedge issue


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