Synonyms to gamesman

logroller, Machiavellian, behind-the-scenes operator, eminence grise, finagler, five-percenter, fixer, four-percenter, gray eminence, influence peddler, kingmaker, machinator, operator, pork-barrel politician, power broker, strategist, wheeler-dealer, wire-puller, coconspirator, conniver, conspirator, conspirer, counterplotter, exploiter, intrigant, intriguer, maneuverer, opportunist, plotter, schemer, Rasputin, Svengali, VIP, access, bad influence, big wheel, court, friend at court, good influence, heavyweight, hidden hand, influence, influencer, ingroup, key, lobby, lobbyist, lords of creation, man of influence, manipulator, open sesame, powers that be, pressure group, sinister influe