office politics

Definition of office politics

often disapproving
:the activities, attitudes, or behaviors that are used to get or keep power or an advantage within a business or company

Word by Word Definitions

office play
  1. : a special duty, charge, or position conferred by an exercise of governmental authority and for a public purpose : a position of authority to exercise a public function and to receive whatever emoluments may belong to it

  2. : a position of responsibility or some degree of executive authority

  3. : a prescribed form or service of worship

politics play
  1. : the art or science of government

  2. : the art or science concerned with guiding or influencing governmental policy

  3. : the art or science concerned with winning and holding control over a government


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