HyperDic: electioneering

English > 2 senses of the word electioneering:
NOUNcommunicationelectioneering, bell ringing, canvassingpersuasion of voters in a political campaign
actelectioneering, campaigning, candidacy, candidature, political campaignthe campaign of a candidate to be elected
electioneering > pronunciation
Soundsihleh.kshahnih'rihng
Rhymesabducting ... zoning: 2044 rhymes with ihng...
English > electioneering: 2 senses > noun 1, communication
Meaningpersuasion of voters in a political campaign.
Synonymsbell ringing, canvassing
Broaderpersuasion, suasionThe act of persuading / persuading (or attempting to persuade / persuade)
Spanishcampanología, propaganda electoral, solicitación, solicitud de votos
Catalansol·licitació
Verbselectioneerwork actively for a political candidate or a party
English > electioneering: 2 senses > noun 2, act
MeaningThe campaign of a candidate to be elected.
Synonymscampaigning, candidacy, candidature, political campaign
Partswhistle-stop tourA tour by a candidate as part of a political campaign in which a series of small towns / towns are visited
Narrowerfront-porch campaigning, front-porch campaignA campaign in which the candidate makes speeches but does not travel
hustingsThe activities involved in political campaigning (especially speech making)
stumpingcampaigning for something by making political speeches (stump speeches)
whispering campaignThe organized dissemination of derogatory rumors designed to discredit a candidate / candidate
Broadercampaign, cause, crusade, drive, movement, effortA series of actions advancing a principle or tending toward a particular end
Spanishcampaña electoral, candidatura
Catalancampanya electoral, candidatura
Verbselectioneerwork actively for a political candidate or a party

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