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A group of smart advisors. Used sarcastically to refer to a bunch of decision makers who are not wise.

The "Brain Trust" was the name given to a group of diverse academics who served as advisers to U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt during the early period of his tenure. The group acted as an informal Cabinet and was first suggested in March 1932 by Roosevelt's legal counsel Samuel Rosenman.
Joes Smith looks at his teenage boys doting over their unexploded fireworks, thinking this brain trust doesn't bode well for the future of his businnes.
by bariot September 26, 2007
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A group of smart advisors. Used sarcastically to refer to a bunch of decision makers who are not wise.

The "Brain Trust" was the name given to a group of diverse academics who served as advisers to U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt during the early period of his tenure. The group acted as an informal Cabinet and was first suggested in March 1932 by Roosevelt's legal counsel Samuel Rosenman.
Joes Smith looks at his teenage boys doting over their unexploded fireworks, thinking this brain trust doesn't bode well for the future of his businnes.
by bariot September 26, 2007
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The conceptual leadership of a group of friends or other social unit.
Timmy's birthday party was doomed for failure, until the braintrust hired escorts on Timmy's credit card.
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Meaning that you listen to the little people in your head that lead you to do the riskier things in life.


Stephanie, "I referenced my braintrust today and I got expelled from college"
Terry, "What did you say to your teacher?"
Stephanie, "Just something my mom taught me, '666 PRAISE SATAN' ... btw, it was a class about Christianity"
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