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noun [singular] American     bully pulpit pronunciation in American English
  1. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    a position in the public eye that enables someone to give their opinions on many different subjects

    In order to be impartial it was necessary I lose my bully pulpit as well.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 22/05/2014

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a general election … that is called earlier than expected

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