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pinko

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
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pinkopink‧o /ˈpɪŋkəʊ $ -koʊ/ noun (plural pinkos) [countable]  1 American EnglishPPGINSULT an insulting word for a socialist or communist2 British EnglishPPG someone who has slightly left-wing ideas, but is not a strong believer in socialismredpinko adjective pinko liberals
Examples from the Corpus
pinkoMiller refused to testify, and paid for his irreverence by being officially labeled a pinko.It's sunglasses all round as our richly-coiffed Tory front benchers try to fight eye-strain caused by their chrome-domed pinko opponents.
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