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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A person who takes or counts votes; Someone who conducts surveys of public opinion; Someone who examines votes at an election; A petitioner who solicits contributions or trade or votes..

Usage examples (36)
  • Your role as a canvasser is a critical element of a successful Stewardship Drive
  • It was the kind of manner that he might have shown to a titled canvasser just before an election.
  • I was a ballot canvasser in a small county in Maryland.
  • The next day an Obama canvasser showed up in her driveway. for more
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