wheeler-dealer

noun
wheel·​er-deal·​er | \ˌhwē-lər-ˈdē-lər, ˌwē-\

Definition of wheeler-dealer 

: a shrewd operator especially in business or politics

First Known Use of wheeler-dealer

1954, in the meaning defined above

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wheeler-dealer

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English Language Learners Definition of wheeler-dealer

: a person who makes deals in business or politics in a skillful and sometimes dishonest way

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