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weathercock

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  1. a person who dexterously and expediently changes or adopts opinions when the winds suddenly shifted on social values, the weathercocks wasted no time in proclaiming their newfound passion for conservatism Synonyms chameleon, chancer [British], opportunist, temporizer, timeserver, trimmer, acrobatRelated Words egoist, egotist, self-seeker; conniver, machinator, plotter, schemer


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