parish-pump


parish-pump
\\| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷\ adjective
chiefly Britain : of local scope or purview : having a restricted outlook or limited interest : parochial

smacked less of a serious schism than of a parish-pump quarrel — Times Literary Supplement

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adj, always used before a noun
Brit old-fashioned + disapproving : only important or interesting to people in a small area

All the articles are about parish-pump politics.

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ˌparish-ˈpump [parish-pump] adjective only before noun (BrE, disapproving)
connected with local affairs only (and therefore not thought of as being very important)
Syn: parochial

parish-pump politics


Useful english dictionary. 2012.