Translation of "canvass" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


verb [ I or T ] (GET SUPPORT) 取得支持 uk us /ˈkæn.vəs/

to try to get political support or votes, especially by visiting all the houses in an area

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。
canvass uk us noun [ C ]
canvasser uk us /ˈkæn.və.sər/ US  /-sɚ/ noun [ C ]

(Translation of “canvass verb (GET SUPPORT)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)