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English definition of “opinion poll”

opinion poll

a process in which people are asked for their opinions about a subject or person : An opinion poll revealed that only 40% of local people were in favour of the project .in the opinion polls At that stage the party was leading in the opinion polls .
(Definition of opinion poll noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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