cronyism definition

  • noun:
    • Favoritism proven to old pals irrespective of their particular skills, as in political appointments to workplace.
    • favoritism to friends irrespective of their skills, particularly by appointing all of them to governmental roles.
    • favoritism shown to friends and colleagues (as by appointing them to jobs regardless of their skills)

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