Definition of 'nepotism'
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There is no room for nepotism or favouritism. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Opponents accuse him of corruption and nepotism. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Many people think this is negative because they confuse nepotism with corruption. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The young have become powerful leaders against the corruption, nepotism and cronyism in their countries. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Numerous voters yesterday cited corruption, nepotism and growing lawlessness as factors influencing them to switch sides. Times, Sunday Times (2006)A number of officials succumbed to nepotism and corruption. Times, Sunday Times (2010)But can nepotism breed corruption? Times, Sunday Times (2006)The audit found that official records were'lost in a swamp' and that nepotism was rife. Times, Sunday Times (2014)But the more votes it receives, the more the possibility of the emergence of an alternative government that will clamp down on corruption and nepotism. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Not to have democratic rights is, almost inevitably, accompanied by the humiliations of nepotism and corruption. Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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