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canvass

verb [I or T] (GET SUPPORT) 取得支持     /ˈkæn.vəs/
to try to get political support or votes, especially by visiting all the houses in an area (尤指四处家访以)游说,拉选票 I've been out canvassing for the Labour Party every evening this week. 这周我每天晚上都出去游说给工党拉选票。 Elections
canvass     noun [C] Elections canvasser     /ˈkæn.və.sər/ US  /-sɚ/ noun [C] Supporters, members and defendersBelievers and non-believersActivism and pressure groups
(Definition of canvass verb (GET SUPPORT) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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