a shrewd or unscrupulous person who knows how to circumvent difficulties
Cite this entry
DISCLAIMER: These example sentences appear in various news sources and books to reflect the usage of the word ‘wire-puller'.
Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Vocabulary.com or its editors.
Send us feedback
Look up wire-puller for the last time
Close your vocabulary gaps with personalized learning that focuses on teaching the
words you need to know.