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Pronunciation of Carpetbagger: Learn how to pronounce Carpetbagger in English correctly

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Oxford dictionary definition of the word carpetbagger:

noun
informal, derogatory
a political candidate who seeks election in an area where they have no local connections.
British a person who becomes a member of a mutually owned building society or insurance company in order to gain financially in the event of the organization demutualizing.
Origin:

mid 19th century: originally applied to people from the northern states of the US who went to the South after the Civil War to profit from the Reconstruction