Translation of "poll" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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uk /pəʊl/ us /poʊl/

[ C ] a study in which people are asked for their opinions about a subject or person

We're carrying out/conducting a poll to find out what people think about abortion. 我們正在進行一項民意調查,瞭解人們對墮胎的看法。
The latest opinion poll puts the Democrats in the lead. 最新的一項民意調查顯示民主黨領先。
the polls [ plural ]

the places where people vote in a political election

The TV stations agreed not to announce the projected winner until after the polls closed. 電視台同意等到所有的投票點都關閉後再宣佈預測的獲勝者。
go to the polls

to vote

The country will go to the polls on 13 September. 該國將於9月13日舉行投票。

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pollverb [ T ]

uk /pəʊl/ us /poʊl/

poll verb [ T ] (ELECTION)

When a person or a political party polls a particular number of votes in an election, they receive that number.

With nearly all the votes counted, Mr Soto had polled 67 percent of the vote. 統計了幾近所有選票後,索托先生獲得了67%的選票。

poll verb [ T ] (OPINION)

to ask a person for their opinion as part of a general study of what people think about a subject

Half the people polled said they would pay more for environmentally friendly food. 半數受調者說他們願意多花錢買環保食物。

(Translation of “poll” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)