Adjective Definition

praetorian

1.Definition: characteristic of or similar to the corruptible soldiers in the Praetorian Guard with respect to corruption or political venality

"A large Praetorian bureaucracy filled with ambitious...and often sycophantic people makes work and makes trouble"

Related Adjective(s):pretorian


2.Definition: of or relating to a Roman praetor

Related Adjective(s):praetorial, pretorial, pretorian




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