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lobby

verb [I or T]
 
 
/ˈlɒb.i/ US  /ˈlɑː.bi/
to try to persuade a politician, the government or an official group that a particular thing should or should not happen, or that a law should be changed
遊說,試圖說服(政客、政府或官方團體)
Small businesses have lobbied hard for/against changes in the tax laws.
小公司極力遊說支援/反對修改稅法。
[+ to infinitive] Local residents lobbied to have the factory shut down.
當地居民極力要求關閉該工廠。
[+ obj + to infinitive ] They have been lobbying Congress to change the legislation concerning guns.
他們一直在遊說國會修改涉槍法律。
Urging and persuadingCausing somebody to act
(Definition of lobby verb from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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