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straw pollnoun [C]

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an occasion when a number of people are asked for their opinions about something in an informal way: In a straw poll of estate agents, responses to the proposed new scheme were mixed.conduct/carry out/hold a straw poll Analysts conducted a straw poll on who they thought would win the election. A straw poll revealed that two-thirds of voters are unhappy with the present government.
(Definition of straw poll from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “straw poll”
in Chinese (Simplified) 非正式民意测验, 非正式投票…
in Chinese (Traditional) 非正式民意調查, 非正式投票…
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