Definition of 'lightning rod'
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Christianity Today (2000)
She wanted to be a lightning rod.Times, Sunday Times (2011) Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Yet she remains a lightning rod for society's anxieties.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Agents are an easy target and it suits the game's ruling bodies and clubs to have them as a lightning rod for criticism.Times, Sunday Times (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2016)
She felt herself as a kind of lightning rod for violence: suicides, murders and untimely deaths happened around her.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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Definition of lightning rod from the Collins English Dictionary