1. campaigning, candidacy, candidature, electioneering, political campaign, campaign, cause, crusade, drive, movement, effort

usage: the campaign of a candidate to be elected


1. campaign, run, race, run

usage: run, stand, or compete for an office or a position; "Who's running for treasurer this year?"

2. crusade, fight, press, campaign, push, agitate, advertise, advertize, promote, push

usage: exert oneself continuously, vigorously, or obtrusively to gain an end or engage in a crusade for a certain cause or person; be an advocate for; "The liberal party pushed for reforms"; "She is crusading for women's rights"; "The Dean is pushing for his favorite candidate"

3. campaign, take the field

usage: go on a campaign; go off to war

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