politic

If you are politic, you are smooth and diplomatic. You'd probably make a good politician.

Being politic is being polite and agreeable. Screaming and yelling is not politic. Speaking quietly, making apologies, and giving compliments are all politic things to do. When you want something, being politic is the way to go. It can definitely help to remember that politicians are good at getting what they want — they are shrewd and very politic.

Definitions of politic
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adj marked by artful prudence, expedience, and shrewdness

“it is neither polite nor politic to get into other people's quarrels”
“a politic decision”
“a politic manager”
“a politic old scoundrel”
“a shrewd and politic reply”
Synonyms:
diplomatic, diplomatical
using or marked by tact in dealing with sensitive matters or people
expedient
appropriate to a purpose; practical
sagacious
skillful in statecraft or management
Antonyms:
impolitic
not politic
inexpedient
not suitable or advisable
inexpedient, unwise
not appropriate to the purpose
foolish
devoid of good sense or judgment
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adj smoothly agreeable and courteous with a degree of sophistication

“he was too politic to quarrel with so important a personage”
Synonyms:
bland, smooth, suave
diplomatic, diplomatical
using or marked by tact in dealing with sensitive matters or people

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