MA

is a characteristic displayed by the determination to achieve their aim or goal by means including deliberate deception.

MA: "Those who are dead-set in their ways to achieve a goal by all necessary means are described as Machiavellian."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "MA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/machiavellian/ (accessed October 15, 2019).
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