politicaster

politicaster

(pəˈlɪtɪˌkæstə)
n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) archaic censorious literary an ill-suited or disliked politician
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Milton evidently questioned this development and condemned the modern tribe of 'Aphorismers and Politicasters' for undermining or 'breaking a national spirit'.
The seventeenth century was very much the age of what Milton had termed disparagingly 'Aphorismers and Politicasters'.