punditocracy

noun pun·dit·oc·ra·cy \ ˌpən-dət-ˈä-krə-sē \

Definition of punditocracy

plural punditocracies
: a group of powerful and influential political commentators

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Origin and Etymology of punditocracy

pundit + -cracy


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