political capital


political capital
/pəlɪtɪkəl ˈkæpətəl/ (say puhlitikuhl 'kapuhtuhl)

noun
1. a store of approval for a politician or government gained from various activities or decisions that have been popular.
phrase
2. make political capital out of (something), to make use of (something) to generate a favourable opinion from within a group.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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