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English definition of “electioneering”

electioneering

noun [U]     /ɪˌlek.ʃəˈnɪə.rɪŋ/ US  /-ˈnɪr.ɪŋ/ mainly disapproving
the activity of trying to persuade people to vote for a particular political party: The MP's speech was dismissed by her opponents as crude electioneering.Elections
(Definition of electioneering noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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