Noun(1) favoritism shown to relatives or close friends by those in power (as by giving them jobs
(1) The people have no power to force a referendum in the face of increasing royal nepotism and misuse of power.(2) All of the aid in the world cannot penetrate political systems which are rife with corruption and nepotism .(3) There have been accusations of nepotism and favouritism, philistinism and indolence, each clandestinely leaked to the papers.(4) Today volunteerism had been diluted by caste, religion and nepotism .(5) his years in office were marked by corruption and nepotism(6) Corruption, collusion and nepotism are currently worse than ever.(7) Society itself has made them a prey to illegal gratification, favouritism, nepotism etc.(8) In a clean society, a society free of nepotism and corruption, such people would be thrown out.(9) Bureaucratic procedures should also be relaxed in order to minimize the cost of corruption, collusion and nepotism .(10) It would also widen the practice of corruption, collusion and nepotism , he said.(11) Such nepotism is common among post-Soviet central Asian leaders.(12) Those at the top indulged in nepotism , power politics and failed to give the Church a lead.(13) In some instances, corruption and nepotism have been decentralised to the level of the local and the regional State.(14) They should be committed to fighting corruption and nepotism and guard against ostentatious displays of power.(15) Entry to journalism was heavily influenced by nepotism .(16) Corruption and nepotism remain rampant, regardless of party in power.
1. favoritism ::
2. preferential treatment ::
3. the old boy network ::
die oue seuntjie netwerk
4. looking after one's own ::
soek na 'n mens se eie
5. bias ::
6. partiality ::
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