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Translation of "canvass" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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 (尤指四處家訪以)遊說,拉選票 I've been out canvassing for the Labour Party every evening this week. 這周我每天晚上都出去遊說給工黨拉選票。 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 (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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