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noun as in campaigning

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The only remaining economic engine is electioneering—the so-called “endless campaign” will have become truly endless.

But the electioneering insinuations are a quick and dirty causal leap.

In other words, the art of electioneering is stacked in favor of the Democrats.

New Jersey does ban electioneering within 100 feet of a polling place.

Was it a legitimate reaction to an explosion of tax-exempt electioneering?

In the canvass of 1896 Mr. McKinley announced that he would make no electioneering tour.

George, who was great at electioneering manœuvres, took much interest in the proceedings.

By doing so he likened the sweet fragrance of her love to the dirty turmoil of an electioneering contest.

Do you mean to say, my lady, that the Duke paid his electioneering bill down at Silverbridge?

They had had no part in the merry electioneering which had evidently gone on under their very noses.


On this page you'll find 5 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to electioneering, such as: null, canvassing, polling, and voting.

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