1. electioneering, bell ringing, canvassing, persuasion, suasion

usage: persuasion of voters in a political campaign


1. poll, canvass, canvas, survey

usage: get the opinions (of people) by asking specific questions

2. canvass, canvas, solicit, beg, tap

usage: solicit votes from potential voters in an electoral campaign

3. analyze, analyse, study, examine, canvass, canvas

usage: consider in detail and subject to an analysis in order to discover essential features or meaning; "analyze a sonnet by Shakespeare"; "analyze the evidence in a criminal trial"; "analyze your real motives"

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